Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers, 25 January 2006

Score2-1 to Manchester United
RefereeGraham Poll
CompetitionLeague Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance61,637
MANCHESTER UNITED WON 3-2 ON AGGREGATE KICK-OFF: 8.00pm

Goals:

Ruud Van Nistelrooy 8 G
Louis Saha 51 G

Goals:

Steven Reid 32 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar
Defender/Right back Gary Neville
Defender Wes Brown
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Midfielder Kieran Richardson
Defender/Left back Patrice Evra
Midfielder Darren Fletcher
Midfielder Ryan Giggs
Forward Wayne Rooney
Forward Louis Saha

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Brad Friedel
Defender/Centre back Ryan Nelsen
Defender/Midfielder Lucas Neill
Defender/Midfielder Steven Reid
Defender/Left back Michael Gray
Midfielder David Bentley
Midfielder Robbie Savage
Midfielder Tugay Kerimoglu
Forward Shefki Kuqi

Substitutions:

Alan Smith for Ryan Giggs 13
Mikael Silvestre for Patrice Evra 80
Nemanja Vidic for Ruud Van Nistelrooy 86

Substitutions:

Brett Emerton for Shefki Kuqi 76
Sergio Peter for Tugay Kerimoglu 86

Cards:

Alan Smith 27 Y
Kieran Richardson 58 Y

Cards:

Lucas Neill 42 Y

On the bench:

Defender Mikael Silvestre
Defender Nemanja Vidic
Midfielder/Forward Alan Smith

On the bench:

Defender Brett Emerton
Midfielder Sergio Peter

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Tim Howard and Giuseppe Rossi

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Peter Enkelman, Andy Todd and Aaron Mokoena