Man Utd boss Ferguson: Van Persie was absolutely fantastic
After 10 games without a goal, he could do with Van Persie getting one, even if it was the Dutchman's brutal free-kick that created the panic that ended with Vincent Kompany's equalising own goal.
"Robin was absolutely fantastic," said Ferguson.
"We were a bit lucky with the goal because it was an own goal off Kompany. But it was a fantastic free-kick."