Owen Hargreaves opened the scoring with a perfectly-placed free-kick after Carlos Tevez had gone down just outside the area from Brede Hangeland´s challenge.
United missed chances and Danny Murphy had a couple of opportunities before Ji-Sung Park headed in during first-half stoppage time from a Paul Scholes cross. Simon Davies turned the ball into his own net late on.
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