Robin van Persie ended his scoring drought as Manchester United moved nearer the Premier League title with a 2-0 win at relegation-haunted Stoke.
Michael Carrick celebrates his goal for Manchester United against Stoke. (Reuters photo)
Van Persie made sure of the points with a second half penalty that ended a run of 10 games without a goal. Michael Carrick had opened the scoring, pushing home a corner.