Robin van Persie ended his wait for a first national soccer championship by scoring a hat trick to propel Manchester United to a record-extending 20th English league title.
Jonny Evans will stay at Manchester United until “at least” June 2016, the club said today.
Manchester United came from behind to move into first placee in English soccer’s Premier League and deny Queens Park Ranger its first win of the season.
Manchester United beat 10-man Wolverhampton Wanderers 5-0 to establish a four-point lead atop English soccer’s Premier League and push its opponent to last place in the standings.
Robin van Persie scored in injury time as Manchester United beat defending champion Manchester City 3-2 yesterday to move six points clear of its rival atop the Premier League.
The “noisy neighbors” had something to prove yesterday at Old Trafford.
Wayne Rooney’s 21st goal of the English Premier League soccer season lifted Manchester United three points clear of Manchester City atop the standings.
Manchester United won at Liverpool yesterday for a first time in five seasons, although manager Alex Ferguson called the performance “poor” after his team struggled to overcome a 10-man team.
Dimitar Berbatov scored three goals as Manchester United joined Manchester City atop the Premier League with a 5-0 win over Wigan. City was held 0-0 by West Bromwich Albion.
Barcelona and Manchester United came from behind to maintain their perfect records in soccer’s Champions League, while Chelsea lost 2-1 at Shakhtar Donetsk.
"China Labor Watch claims to have identified at least 86 labor rights violations in Pegatron's factories, these include 36 legal violations and 50 ethical violations, not least the use of underage labor."
- Jonny Evans on Jul 31, 2013