Man Utd held by Everton in thriller

Manchester United 4-4 Everton

  • April 22nd 2012: Everton take the lead at Old Trafford when striker Nikica Jelavic heads home with 33 minutes gone.
  • April 22nd 2012: But Manchester United hit back eight minutes later, former Everton striker Wayne Rooney heading home Nani's cross.
  • April 22nd 2012: United take the lead after the break courtesy of a superb goal from Danny Welbeck, who fires into the top corner from the edge of the area.
  • April 22nd 2012: Nani makes it 3-1 on the hour, then Everton hit back through Marouane Fellaini, while Rooney's second makes the score 4-2.
  • April 22nd 2012: But in an extraordinary finish, Jelavic and Steven Pienaar score late on as Everton claim an unlikely draw at Old Trafford.
  • April 22nd 2012: United's slip blows the title race wide open as Sir Alex Ferguson's team are now three points ahead of second-placed Manchester City.

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