The Red’s managed to put the show on the field again. Despite a two-goals disadvantage after Noble’s 2 penalty shots, Manchester made a comeback and surrmount the gap. Rooney proved his class once again, and sealed everybody’s mouths after this phenomenal game, a hattrick on his name.
Rooney: “My relationship with Sir Alex Ferguson is normal. I like playing for Manchester and if I wanted to go in the summer, I would not sign a new contract. I intend to respect my commitment to the end. It is certain that I will change the prefix in the shirt of United.”
By this game, Manchester takes more chances in winning the Barclays Premier League once again, a dream not far from the end.
1-0 Noble ’11 penalty
2-0 Noble ’25 penalty
2-1 Roobey ’65
2-2 Rooney ’73
2-3 Rooney ’79 penalty
2-4 Hernandez ’84
West Ham: Green, Jacobsen, da Costa, Upson, Bridge, O’Neil, Parker, Noble, Hitzlsperger, Cole, Ba.
Substitutes: Boffin, Reid, Tomkins, Spector, Piquionne, Obinna, Keane.
Man Utd: Kuszczak, Fabio Da Silva, Smalling, Vidic, Evra, Valencia, Gibson, Carrick, Park, Giggs, Rooney.
Substitutes: Amos, Owen, Anderson, Berbatov, Hernandez, Nani, Gill