5goal hero Berbatov celebrates his goal with Carrick
Manchester United 7
Berbatov (2', 27', 47', 62', 70')
Blackburn Rovers 1
- Old Trafford attendance 74,850.
- Rooney return to United's first eleven in a league game for the first time since the game against Bolton Wanderers in September. Anderson also starts after long lay off from injury.
- Berbatov scores after going 538 minutes without a goal for United. Joins Shearer and Defoe who also scored 5 times in a single game.
- El Hadj Diouf lucky to stay on the pitch after two legged lunge on Evra in 1st half.
- United go top at least for 24 hours before Chelsea take on Newcastle.