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Tuesday 21 December
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Sunderland visiting Old Trafford at Christmas brings back memories of United's 5-0 win on this date, 21 December, in 1996 when Eric Cantona iced the cake by playing a one-two with Brian McClair and chipping exquisitely into the top corner. But don't let my ropey description suffice - relive all the goals by watching our video clip. Just click the link on the left of this page. (AB)10:57
Go on... have a look at the league table
. United still in pole position, two points clear, with games in hand over Arsenal and Chelsea (one) and City (two) plus a superior goal difference to all of them. And nobody can do a thing about it until Boxing Day. Another reason to enjoy Christmas. (AB)10:42
One of the highlights of the party was hearing the score from Eastlands being read over the PA... trust Man City to blow their big chance to go top of the table at Christmas. Ex-United keeper Tim Howard played his part, helping preserve Everton's 2-1 lead with some excellent saves including one to deny Carlos "I'm staying now" Tevez. Good work T-Ho. And it's ho, ho, ho at the expense of our cross-town rivals. (AB)10:39
Good morning all from a skeleton crew at Old Trafford. Don't worry - all absences are authorised and pre-booked, none of them inflicted by last night's enjoyable staff party. I was being responsible / boring (delete as appropriate) and driving home - my only challenge was remembering that the highway code has very different