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Blackburn shocks United on Hanley goal

Updated: December 31, 2011, 12:43 PM ET
By Paul Carr, ESPN Stats & Information

Last-place Blackburn marched into Old Trafford and ruined Sir Alex Ferguson's 70th birthday Saturday, shocking Manchester United 3-2 in EPL action. Here are five notes on the stunner in Manchester …

• Blackburn's win was the club's second at Old Trafford in the last 49 years. Rovers' only other victory in that span was a 2-1 triumph in September 2005, when a brace from Morten Gamst Pedersen trumped a Ruud van Nistelrooy strike. United was aiming to win six straight ...

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