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Late goals secure Man Utd victory

Blackburn 0-2 Manchester United

  • 2 April 2012: Manchester United start the match against Blackburn Rovers as favourites, but Rovers are ready to battle for everything.
  • 2 April 2012: Patrice Evra has to work hard to deny Rovers' Morten Gamst Pedersen during the early stages at Ewood Park.
  • 2 April 2012: Yakubu has been a real threat for Rovers this season but his overhead kick faiils to trouble the visitors on this occasion.
  • 2 April 2012: Paul Scholes shows he is still full of energy in the later stages of the match as he takes on Yakubu.
  • 2 April 2012: It is a long time coming, but Antonio Valencia finally breaks the deadlock with nine minutes of the match remaining.
  • 2 April 2012: Substitute Ashley Young puts the icing on the cake with a late goal of his own as United move five points clear at the top of the Barclays Premier League.

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