Man Utd boss Ferguson delighted with five-point lead

    United now have a five-point lead at the top of the Premiership.

    Ferguson said: “This was a significant day with us extending our advantage.

    “The players were fantastic and they never gave up and it was a massive victory at this stage of the season.

    “We got a break when their keeper dropped the ball and we scored but after that we were brilliant.”

    Ferguson added: “We have played the right way and if we do win the league, we deserve it.”