United earn bragging rights in the Manchester derby
Wayne Rooney scored the 100th goal of his league career to earn bragging rights for Manchester United over City in the Manchester derby. The game failed to live up to the pre-match hype with United not having to work too hard to win as City just weren't at the races.
The game's biggest talking point was Cristiano Ronaldo's sending-off. The Portugal winger looks set to pick up the Ballon D'Or on Monday, but was sent off for a second yellow card for deliberate handball.
Rooney scored his first goal in six games tapping in from close range after Joe Hart found Michael Carrick's thunderbolt too hot to handle. The result leaves United just five points behind league leaders Liverpool and Chelsea.