JAC Sport, Manchester - Manchester United lost to Blackburn Rovers at birthdays of his coach, Sir Alex Ferguson. Compete at Old Trafford, Manchester United lose with the score 2-3, Saturday, January 31, 2012.
Behind 0-1 in the first half because to goals from Aiyigbeni Yakubu penalty. Manchester United have conceded even back at the beginning of the second half.
Yakubu is really a scourge for the MU defense in the game this time. Players from Nigeria that accelerate the heart of the defense the Red Devils, on 51st minutes, before finally kicking off hard landscape that can not afford anticipated by David De Gea.
Luckily, just one minute later United was able to shorten the distance catch. Dimitar Berbatov showed his ability with scored goal to Blackburn goal. Bulgaria's striker continued feedback from Rafael Da Silva from the right side with a header.
MU actually managed to equalize to 2-2 in 62nd minutes. Berbatov can scored his second goal in the game. This time he went on Antonio Valencia's cross with a first-time shot.
Disastrous for United came in the 80th minute. Starting from a corner kick Blackburn, De Gea made a blunder. He failed to punch the ball and finally the Rovers defender, Grant Hanley freely scored the third goal for his team.
At 10 minutes late MU defense tried to keep pressing Blackburn. However, the opposite faction is better prepared by stacking the players at the back. Score until the game ended 2-3 to the visitors keep pace.
With this result the MU threatened to fail to take the top spot from Manchester City.
Line Up :
Manchester United : De Gea, Rafael Da Silva, Jones, Carrick, Evra, Nani, Valencia, Park, Welbeck, Hernandez, Berbatov.
Blackburn Rovers : Bunn, Lowe, Samba, Hanley, Pedersen, Henley, Nzonzi, Petrovic, Rochina, Formica, Yakubu.