A first half goal from Wayne Rooney was enough to secure a one-nil win over Reading at Old Trafford. It leaves the Royals second from bottom in the Premier League and seven points form safety.
Reading dismissed manager Brian McDermott before the game at Old Trafford.
It's hoped The Royals will announce McDermott's successor before the match against Arsenal on March 30th.
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