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Nottingham Forest F.C. 1–8 Manchester United F.C.
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Manchester United won the match 8—1, thereby recording the largest away win in the history of the Premier League until Leicester City 's 9—0 victory at Southampton 20 years later. Manchester United began the month of February on top of the Premier League by one point after beating Charlton Athletic 1—0 away, while then-league leaders Chelsea lost away to Arsenal by the same margin.
Despite a 1—0 win away to Everton on 30 January — their first win since August — Nottingham Forest went into the weekend rooted to the bottom of the table, with just three wins to their name all season and only 16 points, 31 behind their opponents.
Before the match, the two teams had met times in competitive matches, with Manchester United winning 47 and Nottingham Forest winning The two teams had a similar record in the league, with Manchester United leading 43—29 in terms of wins.
The two clubs had regularly been in the race for domestic honours from the late s to the early s, although Forest had declined in the s and been relegated from the Premier League in both and , winning promotion at the first attempt afterwards on both occasions, but were now in danger of a third relegation in seven seasons. United, on the other hand, had won four of the first six Premier League titles and were now challenging for a fifth title in seven. Nottingham Forest's biggest home win against Manchester United came on 2 May , when they won 4—0 in front of 21, fans at the City Ground , while Manchester United's biggest win at Nottingham Forest was a 5—1 victory on 12 December in front of 31, spectators.
Dwight Yorke opened the scoring for Manchester United in the second minute, turning home Paul Scholes ' right-wing cross after David Beckham 's corner from the left had evaded everyone in the penalty area. Alan Rogers equalised five minutes later after good interplay with Jean-Claude Darcheville , only for Andy Cole to restore United's lead less than a minute later; the English forward was put through by a long ball from the back by Jaap Stam , before rounding Forest goalkeeper Dave Beasant to hit a shot from a narrow angle that defender Jon Olav Hjelde was unable to keep out.
With 10 minutes left on the clock, David Beckham spotted an overlapping right-wing run from Gary Neville , and the England full-back played the ball across the face of the goal area. The Norwegian forward took one touch with his left foot to control the ball and then hit a right-footed volley past Beasant for his hat-trick. Nevertheless, United manager Alex Ferguson told the Norwegian to warm up so that he could come on in place of Yorke.
Only ten shots in the match were on target by either team - nine of these were goals. Forest manager Ron Atkinson angered a number of Forest fans following the defeat when he stated in an interview after the game that his team had given the fans a "nine-goal thriller".
Manchester United went on to win the Premier League with 79 points, one point ahead of second-placed Arsenal. Forest's relegation was confirmed on 24 April with a 2—0 defeat at Atkinson's old club Aston Villa. He announced his resignation as manager within hours of the final whistle, with effect from the final game of the league season on 16 May, and said that he would be retiring from football management.
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