Middlesbrough v Manchester United, 01 January 2005

Score2-0 to Manchester United
RefereeAlan Wiley
CompetitionPremier League
VenueRiverside Stadium
Attendance34,199
KICK-OFF: 5.30pm

Goals:

Goals:

Darren Fletcher 9 G
Ryan Giggs 79 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer
Defender/Right Back Michael Reiziger
Defender/Centre back Colin Cooper
Defender/Centre back Gareth Southgate
Defender/Left back Franck Queudrue
Midfielder Doriva
Midfielder Stewart Downing
Midfielder Ray Parlour
Midfielder Bolo Zenden

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Roy Carroll
Defender Mikael Silvestre
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Midfielder Phil Neville
Defender/Left back Gabriel Heinze
Midfielder Darren Fletcher
Midfielder Ryan Giggs
Midfielder Roy Keane
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Midfielder/Forward Cristiano Ronaldo
Midfielder/Forward Alan Smith

Substitutions:

Szilard Nemeth for Joseph-Desire Job 46
James Morrison for Doriva 78

Substitutions:

Eric Djemba-Djemba for Cristiano Ronaldo 78
David Bellion for Ryan Giggs 83

Cards:

Ray Parlour 76 Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Midfielder James Morrison
Forward Szilard Nemeth

On the bench:

Midfielder Eric Djemba-Djemba
Forward David Bellion

Comments:

League position: 5th Unused substitutes: Carlo Nash, Andrew Davies and Tony McMahon

Comments:

League position: 3rd Unused substitutes: Tim Howard, Gary Neville and Jonathan Spector The FA Premier League's Dubious Goals Committee ruled on the following: - Manchester United’s second goal against Middlesbrough on 1st January 2005 has been confirmed as Ryan Giggs goal. [re: Circular 4 – 4/2/2005]