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Man Utd restore lead at the top

Manchester United 4-0 Aston Villa

  • April 15th 2012: The players and fans of Manchester United and Aston Villa observe a minute's silence in memory of the victims of the 1989 Hillsborough disaster.
  • April 15th 2012: Manchester United's title challenge is on course in the early stages as Wayne Rooney scores from the penalty spot.
  • April 15th 2012: Danny Welbeck doubles Manchester United's lead before half-time as he slides in at the back post to score.
  • April 15th 2012: Wayne Rooney finishes from Antonio Valencia's cutback to make it 24 Barclays Premier League goals for the season.
  • April 15th 2012: In the closing stages, Nani tucks the ball in to complete a 4-0 win which sees United restore their five-point lead at the top of the Barclays Premier League.
  • April 15th 2012: Another defeat for Villa means Alan Hutton and his team-mates cannot yet feel completely safe in the Barclays Premier League.

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