Manchester United v Liverpool, 23 March 2008

Score3-0 to Manchester United
RefereeSteve Bennett
CompetitionPremier League
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance76,000
Kick-off: 1.30pm

3 Manchester United

Manager: Rafa Benítez

0 Liverpool

Manager: Alex Ferguson

Goals:

Wes Brown 34 G
Cristiano Ronaldo 79 G
Nani 81 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar
Defender Wes Brown
Defender Patrice Evra
Defender Rio Ferdinand
Defender Nemanja Vidić
Midfielder Anderson
Midfielder Michael Carrick
Midfielder Ryan Giggs
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Midfielder/Forward Cristiano Ronaldo
Forward Wayne Rooney

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Pepe Reina
Defender Álvaro Arbeloa
Defender Martin Skrtel
Defender/Midfielder Fabio Aurelio
Defender/Midfielder Jamie Carragher
Defender/Midfielder Javier Mascherano
Midfielder Steven Gerrard
Midfielder Xabi Alonso
Midfielder/Forward Dirk Kuyt
Forward Ryan Babel
Forward Fernando Torres

Substitutions:

Nani for Ryan Giggs 73
Carlos Tevez for Anderson 73

Substitutions:

Yossi Benayoun for Ryan Babel 66
John Arne Riise for Fernando Torres 82

Cards:

Rio Ferdinand 60 Y

Cards:

Javier Mascherano 11 Y
Javier Mascherano 44 Y
Fernando Torres 44 Y
Javier Mascherano 44 R
Álvaro Arbeloa 53 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Tomasz Kuszczak
Defender John O'Shea
Midfielder Owen Hargreaves
Midfielder Nani
Forward Carlos Tevez

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Charles Itandje
Defender Sami Hyypiä
Defender John Arne Riise
Midfielder Yossi Benayoun
Forward Peter Crouch

Comments:

League position: 1st Unused substitutes: Tomasz Kuszczak, Owen Hargreaves and John O'Shea

Comments:

League position: 4th Unused substitutes: Charles Itandje, Sami Hyypia and Peter Crouch