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Sunday's football photos

Former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho

Man Utd 3-0 Chelsea: Inter Milan boss Jose Mourinho is among the crowd as he undertakes a scouting mission to Old Trafford

Rooney looks to beat Carvalho

Having not scored a Premier League goal since November, Wayne Rooney tests Ricardo Carvalho in the early stages

Ronaldo gets tripped by Lampard

Man Utd winger Cristiano Ronaldo attempts to go on a dangerous run but gets upended by Frank Lampard who receives a yellow card

Fletcher and Mikel contest possession

Darren Fletcher and John Mikel Obi come to face-to-face as the two vie for control of the midfield area

Ballack hits a free-kick

Fletcher it is who concedes a free-kick to Chelsea but Michael Ballack fails to make the most of it as the match remains goalless

Carvalho and Ronaldo tussle

Tempers flare shortly before the half hour when Portuguese compatriots Carvalho and Ronaldo tangle and both get booked

Man utd's players protest

The hosts appear to take the lead just before the break but a flag-waving assistant sees that Ronaldo's headed effort is ruled out

Vidic celebrates his goal

Fortunately for them the corner is re-taken and Nemanja Vidic arrives at the far post to head the Red Devils into a half-time lead

Rooney celebrates with Man Utd's fans

Rooney doubles United's advantage when he meets Patrice Evra's cross and volleys home from between Ashley Cole's legs

Berbatov celebrates scoring the third

Dimitar Berbatov seals the win in the 87th minute as Man Utd go third, five points behind leaders Liverpool with two games in hand

Wigan's Paul Scharner looks to thwart his Russian opponent

Wigan 1-0 Tottenham: Knowing a win will propel Spurs seven places up the table, Roman Pavlyuchenko goes in search of an early goal

Defoe takes a tumble at the JJB Stadium

Having made a 15m return from Portsmouth on Friday, Jermain Defoe makes Tottenham's starting line-up at the JJB Stadium

Ledley King attempts to tackle Heskey

The in-form Latics have the better of the first half with forward Emile Heskey giving the visiting defenders plenty to think about

Redknapp gives instructions to his players as Bruce looks on

Spurs boss Harry Redknapp makes three substitutions after the break in an effort to take all three points from Steve Bruce's side

Maynor Figueroa celebrates his late winner

However, an injury-time header from Maynor Figueroa wins it for Wigan and leaves Tottenham in the bottom three

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see also
Man Utd 3-0 Chelsea
11 Jan 09 |  Premier League
Wigan 1-0 Tottenham
11 Jan 09 |  Premier League

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