Hull City 2-3 Man Utd Stats and Highlights
James Chester’s own goal completed Manchester United’s comeback from two goals down to win at Hull.
Chester gave the hosts the lead with a volley, before David Meyler’s shot deflected in after 12 minutes.
But United’s Chris Smalling headed in before Wayne Rooney thumped United level from more than 20 yards, his 150th Premier League goal for the club.
Ex-United man Chester headed into his own net in the second half, before United’s Antonio Valencia was sent off.
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Venue: KC Stadium
Date: Thursday, 26 December, 2013
Kick off: 12:45 GMT
1-0 Chester 4′ | Mobile users click here
2-0 Meyler 14′ | Mobile users click here
2-1 Smalling 20′ | Mobile users click here
2-2 Rooney 26′ | Mobile users click here
Hull’s last win against United was a 2-0 home victory in a Division Two match on 23 November 1974.
The Tigers have conceded only three league goals at home – the best record in the top flight.
They have won one of their last seven league games (D3, L3).
Their only previous Premier League game on 26 December was a 5-1 defeat at Manchester City in 2008, when then-manager Phil Brown gave his half-time team talk on the pitch.
The Red Devils have won 16 of the last 17 games they have played on 26 December. The only exception is a 3-1 defeat at Middlesbrough in 2002.
Victory would give them five successive wins in league and cup for the first time under David Moyes. The last time they won five matches in a row was in October 2012.
The reigning champions are unbeaten in their last nine away games in league and cup (W5, D4).
Their last defeat on the road was the 4-1 loss at Manchester City on 22 September.