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Cristiano Ronaldo proved that persistence is a virtue as he scored his 31st goal of an astonishing season to spare Manchester United embarrassment in a crucial 1-0 win at rock-bottom Derby.

With his ninth chance of the game, and in the 76th minute, Ronaldo finally broke brave Derby´s resistence by scoring the only goal to keep United firmly in the hunt for back-to-back titles.

It was cruel on doomed Derby in one respect, but deserved by the Reds in another, stretching the Rams winless streak in the Barclays Premier League to 24 matches.

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