Man United crush Chelsea to close gap

January 11, 2009
By Soccernet staff
Manchester United closed the gap on Premier League leaders Liverpool with an emphatic 3-0 win over title rivals Chelsea at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Nemanja Vidic headed the opening goal for the reigning champions in first-half stoppage time before Wayne Rooney and Dimitar Berbatov completed the scoring after the break.

United are five points behind Liverpool with two games in hand - the first of them, against Wigan Athletic on Wednesday.

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