United, City begin 2013 with Premier League wins
LONDON -- First-place Manchester United and second-place Manchester City began the new year with emphatic victories Tuesday in the Premier League.
United cruised to a 4-0 win at Wigan for its second straight shutout. City treated its home fans to a 3-0 decision over Stoke.
Javier Hernandez and Robin van Persie scored two goals each for United, which leads the league by seven points. Van Persie has a league-high 16 goals.
City ended Stoke's 10-match unbeaten run behind goals ...
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