RVP goal helps Man Utd beat City
- Published: 9 Dec 2012 at 23.37
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Robin van Persie scored a sensational stoppage-time winner to give Manchester United a 3-2 win at Manchester City on Sunday that sent them six points clear in the Premier League.
Pablo Zabaleta looked to have rescued a point for City with an 86th-minute equaliser but in the second minute of injury time, van Persie's free-kick flicked off Samir Nasri and crept in to put United in control of the title race.
Wayne Rooney had put the visitors 2-0 up with a first-half brace, before Yaya Toure replied for City on the hour.
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