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Old Trafford (ATT 75,142) 15th September 2012 - Kick off 15:00 Ref: M Oliver

Man Utd Manchester United vs Wigan Athletic Wigan

Man Utd 4

P Scholes (51)
J Hernandez (63)
A Buttner (66)
N Powell (82)


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  1. 93

    The Red Devils wind down the clock in possession as they close out a second stanza of vintage football from the 19-time English champions.

  2. 92

    Some sagging heads from Martinez's men as they prepare themselves for a losing bus trip back home to the DW Stadium.

  3. 91

    No let up from the hosts as they easily deal with a late attacking burst from the Latics to launch a promising counter-attack of their own.

  4. 90

    Hernandez bursts towards the box once more as the match enters the final stages, with three extra minutes added on.

  5. 89

    The Dutchman's delivery from the dead-ball is cleared, but United attack again from the rebound.

  6. 88

    Van Persie goes down outside the area and earns United an attacking set-piece.

  7. 87

    No luck for Rafael as he receives the ball out on the right only to scuff his shot. However, his effort would've been ruled offsides has it gone in.

  8. 86

    Powell with the run that takes him into the danger area but the pass from Nani doesn't find the United goalscoring debutant.

  9. 85

    Nani, again, in possession and making a telling run towards to box but his latest dash is smothered out on the right.

  10. 84

    Nani blazes down the right flank with Hernandez and Welbeck both bursting towards the box at pace, but the winger's delivery sails just over the duo.

  11. 83

    Hernandez pressing with intent and tries to loft a ball into the box for Welbeck.

  12. 82

    Powell with a thunderous strike from outside the area after the Latics make a hash of things clearing a loose ball off Welbeck.

  13. 81

    Latics battling to keep the Red Devils at bay with Welbeck a nuisance in the danger area once again.

  14. 80

    Van Persie receives the ball inside the area but the Dutch ace's effort lack the direction.

  15. 79

    Ferguson shouting intructions from the sildeines for his men to keep pressing for another goal.

  16. 78

    Powell looking good on the ball with his first few touches of the game and looks confident and self-assured going forward and in tandem with his team-mates.

  17. 77

    United dominating possession and squeezing the Latics off the ball at every give and turn.

  18. 76

    Nemanja Vidic earns a break for Jonny Evans to take to the field to a rapturous applause from the home supporters.

  19. 75

    The Red Devils bossing the midfield and forcing the Latics middle-men to backtrack.

  20. 74

    Van Persie gets his first touch on the ball inside the area but the defenders are alert to the danger and his effort is meek.

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