United move into final

Published Add your comment

Football News

Goals from Nani, John O'Shea, Carlos Tevez and Cristiano Ronaldo booked Manchester United's place in the Carling Cup final with a 4-3 aggregate victory over Derby at Old Trafford.

Trailing 1-0 from the first leg, Nani fired in a fierce opener from long range in the 16th minute, O'Shea slotted a second six minutes later, and Tevez headed a third before half-time.

Ronaldo scored from the spot late on either side of two goals from Giles Barnes, one a penalty the other a free-kick, which gave the scoreline more credibility than the Coca-Cola Championship side warranted.

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2009, All Rights Reserved.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Giles Barnes
John O'Shea
Carlos Tevez
League Cup
Derby County
Manchester United
Cristiano Ronaldo
Giles Barnes

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again