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Rooney keeps Man Utd in control

Manchester United 1-0 Fulham

  • 26 Mar 2012: Manchester United take on Fulham in the Barclays Premier League knowing victory would take them three points clear at the top.
  • 26 Mar 2012: The champions have to be patient, and just before half-time Wayne Rooney smashes into the roof of the net from close range to make it 1-0.
  • 26 Mar 2012: Rooney wheels away in jubilation at his 21st League goal of the season, giving defender Jonny Evans credit for the assist in the process.
  • 26 Mar 2012: Ashley Young slips the ball past Fulham keeper Mark Schwarzer, but the flag has already gone up for offside against the United winger.
  • 26 Mar 2012: As the game draws to a close, United boss Sir Alex Ferguson tells his players to keep their focus, with Fulham threatening a late equaliser.
  • 26 Mar 2012: Fulham believe they should be awarded a penalty at the end of the match, but Michael Carrick's challenge on Danny Murphy is waved away and United hold on.

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