Manchester United players congratulate Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera for scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford in Manchester, North West E
Result: Rooney, Herrera inspire United to victory
Wayne Rooney grabs a memorable strike to help Manchester United earn a 3-1 victory over visitors Aston Villa in the Premier League, with Ander Herrera also scoring a brace.
Reaction
Ander Herrera of Manchester United celebrates with team-mate Ashley Young of Manchester United after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford on April 4, 2015
Juan Mata hails "genius" Ander Herrera
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata sings the praises of Ander Herrera following his brace against Aston Villa.
Apr 6, 18:21
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on December 28, 2014
Louis van Gaal: 'Manchester City will be anxious of Old Trafford visit'
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal believes that Manchester City will be concerned by his side's rampant form ahead of their visit to Old Trafford.
Apr 6, 02:48
Matthew Lowton in action for Aston Villa on November 2, 2014
Aston Villa defender Matthew Lowton upbeat despite loss to Manchester United
Matthew Lowton believes that Aston Villa should be proud of their performance during their 3-1 defeat away to Manchester United.
Apr 5, 13:43
Angel di Maria in action for Manchester United on November 8, 2014
Louis van Gaal: 'Angel Di Maria's turn is coming'
Man United manager Louis van Gaal confirms that Angel Di Maria will be given another chance in the starting lineup soon after his assist in the win over Aston Villa.
Apr 5, 11:23
Louis van Gaal the manager of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on March 15, 2015
Louis van Gaal: 'We are not out of Premier League title race'
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal insists that his team will battle to the bitter end in their quest to pip Chelsea to the Premier League title.
Apr 5, 04:44
Tim Sherwood, manager of Aston Villa looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford on April 4, 2015
Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood proud despite defeat to Manchester United
Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood insists that he is proud of his side despite their defeat to Manchester United.
Apr 4, 18:55
Ander Herrera of Manchester United celebrates with team-mate Ashley Young of Manchester United after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford on April 4, 2015
Ander Herrera: 'I needed to improve on my goalscoring'
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera insists that he knew that he had to improve on his goalscoring following his match-winning performance against Aston Villa.
Apr 4, 17:23
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole rates the performances of all of the players on show during Manchester United's 3-1 home win over Aston Villa.
Analysis
Sports Mole casts an eye over Manchester United's 3-1 home victory at the expense of Aston Villa at Old Trafford.
Match Report
Wayne Rooney grabs a memorable strike to help Manchester United earn a 3-1 victory over visitors Aston Villa in the Premier League, with Ander Herrera also scoring a brace.
Live Commentary
Find out how Ander Herrera inspired Manchester United to beat Aston Villa with Sports Mole's text updates.
HT Report
Ander Herrera's late strike hands Manchester United a slender 1-0 half-time lead over visitors Aston Villa in the Premier League at Old Trafford.
Team News
Manchester United keep their faith in the forward qualities of both Wayne Rooney and Marouane Fellaini as they welcome travelling Aston Villa in the Premier League.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the Premier League game at Old Trafford as Man United look to continue their recent form with victory against relegation-threatened Aston Villa.
Head to Head
Dec 20, 2014 3pm
Mar 29, 2014 12.45pm
Man Utd
4-1
Aston Villa
Rooney (19', 45' pen.), Mata (56'), Hernandez (90')
Rafael (12'), Buttner (16')
Westwood (12')
Bacuna (45'), Bertand (63'), Clark (87'), Lowton (90')
Dec 15, 2013 1.30pm
Aston Villa
0-3
Man Utd

Agbonlahor (50'), Lowton (65'), Clark (73'), Baker (78')
Welbeck (16', 19'), Cleverley (52')
de Gea (50'), Welbeck (78')
Apr 22, 2013 8pm
Nov 10, 2012 5.30pm
Aston Villa
2-3
Man Utd
Weimann (45', 50')
Ireland (56')
Vlaar (63' og.), Hernández (58', 87')
Carrick (65')



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