Aston Villa relegated after Defeat at Man United
Aston Villa have been relegated to English football's second tier for the first time since 1987 after defeat at Manchester United.
Marcus Rashford scored the only goal, sweeping Antonio Valencia's cut-back through goalkeeper Brad Guzan's legs.
Villa were second best for much of the game, though they did hit a post late on through Rudy Gestede's volley.
It was a ninth straight loss for the visitors and left them 15 points from safety with only four matches left.
European Cup winners in 1982, Aston Villa have a proud history but are facing a turbulent immediate future.
Caretaker manager Eric Black has spoken of the danger of the club falling into "anarchy" at the end of a miserable campaign played out against the backdrop of fan protests against Randy Lerner's ownership.
Last time Villa were last relegated to the old second division they immediately returned under Graham Taylor and finished second in the top flight the following season.
At Old Trafford they were outplayed for the majority of the game until the introduction of Gestede gave the travelling supporters hope of salvaging something from the day they finally went down.
It was not to be though - and not many of those 1,500 or so supporters will expect their team to be competing in the Champions League by 2018.
Athletics doping: Wada revokes accreditation of Moscow lab
The Moscow Antidoping Centre has had its accreditation revoked by the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada).
The lab was suspended on 10 November amid allegations of doping, cover-ups, and extortion in Russian athletics.
Wada said its decision, which the facility accepted and comes into force immediately, was because of "non-compliance" with world standards.
In a separate move, Wada on Friday suspended the accreditation Lisbon antidoping laboratory.
Wada did not disclose the reasons for the Portuguese facility's suspension.
In Wada's independent commission report, published on 9 November, officials from the Moscow laboratory were accused of intentionally and maliciously destroying more than 1,400 samples after receiving written notification from the anti-doping organisation to preserve target samples.
Since the Moscow lab was suspended on 10 November, it has been prohibited from carrying out any Wada-related anti-doping activities including all analyses of urine and blood samples.
The revocation means the lab will continue to be prevented from carrying out the testing of doping control samples on behalf of Wada or any testing authority.
With only four months to go before the Rio Olympics begin, Russia's athletics federation remains banned from international competition for its alleged involvement in doping.
Governing body the IAAF imposed the sanction after Wada's report accused the country of "state-sponsored doping".
Russia is hoping to persuade the sport's authorities it has done enough to tackle doping to have the ban lifted in time for the Games, which begin on 5 August.
A decision is likely to be taken at an IAAF council meeting in May.