Well, it had to end sometime. The only surprise is that Manchester United's 29-match unbeaten run didn't end sooner.
But end it did at Upton Park last night, as West Ham strolled in the snow to a 4-0 win in their Carling Cup quarter-final.
Alex Ferguson fielded arguably his weakest team of the season - with a second-string back five and Gabriel Obertan and Bebe both included in attack - and rued the soft goals his young side (excluding Ryan Giggs) conceded.
But the relegation-battling Hammers were not exactly at full strength either.
With Mark Noble out injured and the talismanic Scott ParkerRead More »from Grant’s cup runneth over