Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers, 19 January 2002

Score2-1 to Manchester United
RefereeUriah Rennie
CompetitionPremier League
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance67,552
Ruud Van Nistelrooy became the first player to score in 8 successive Premier League matches.

Goals:

Ruud Van Nistelrooy penalty 45 P
Roy Keane 81 G

Goals:

Craig Hignett 49 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Fabien Barthez
Defender/Right back Gary Neville
Defender Laurent Blanc
Defender Mikael Silvestre
Defender/Midfielder Phil Neville
Midfielder David Beckham
Midfielder Roy Keane
Midfielder Paul Scholes

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Brad Friedel
Defender/Centre back Martin Taylor
Defender/Midfielder Lucas Neill
Midfielder David Dunn
Midfielder Tugay Kerimoglu
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff
Midfielder/Forward Craig Hignett
Forward Andrew Cole
Forward Matt Jansen

Substitutions:

Denis Irwin for Mikael Silvestre 46
Ryan Giggs for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer 55
Nicky Butt for Juan Sebastian Veron 84

Substitutions:

Garry Flitcroft for David Dunn 65
Mark Hughes for Matt Jansen 72
Corrado Grabbi for Stig Inge Bjornebye 84

Cards:

Denis Irwin 60 Y

Cards:

Comments:

Unused substitutes: O'Shea Carroll

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Berg Kelly