Manchester United v Aston Villa, 22 January 2005

Score3-1 to Manchester United
RefereeMark Halsey
CompetitionPremier League
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance67,859

Goals:

Cristiano Ronaldo 8 G
Louis Saha 69 G
Paul Scholes 70 G

Goals:

Gareth Barry 53 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Roy Carroll
Defender/Right back Gary Neville
Defender Mikael Silvestre
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Left back Gabriel Heinze
Midfielder Darren Fletcher
Midfielder Roy Keane
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Midfielder/Forward Cristiano Ronaldo
Forward Wayne Rooney
Forward Louis Saha

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen
Defender/Right back Mark Delaney
Defender JLloyd Samuel
Defender/Centre back Olof Mellberg
Defender/Midfielder Gareth Barry
Defender/Midfielder Liam Ridgewell
Defender/Midfielder Nolberto Solano
Midfielder Mathieu Berson
Midfielder Steven Davis
Midfielder Lee Hendrie

Substitutions:

Quinton Fortune for Darren Fletcher 46
John O'Shea for Paul Scholes 73
Ryan Giggs for Wayne Rooney 73

Substitutions:

Ulises de la Cruz for Mark Delaney 11
Thomas Hitzlsperger for Mathieu Berson 46
Luke Moore for Nolberto Solano 74

Cards:

Roy Keane 25 Y
Cristiano Ronaldo 38 Y

Cards:

Mathieu Berson 27 Y
Liam Ridgewell 37 Y
Lee Hendrie 45 Y
JLloyd Samuel 51 Y
Nolberto Solano 73 Y

On the bench:

Defender John O'Shea
Midfielder Quinton Fortune
Midfielder Ryan Giggs

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Ulises de la Cruz
Midfielder Thomas Hitzlsperger
Forward Luke Moore

Comments:

League position: 2nd Unused substitutes: Tim Howard and Wes Brown The FA Premier League's Dubious Goals Committee ruled on the following: - Manchester United’s second goal against Aston Villa on 22nd January 2005 has been confirmed as a Louis Saha goal. [re: Circular 5 – 16/5/2005]

Comments:

League position: 10th Unused substitutes: Stefan Postma and Carlton Cole