Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

Giggs Praised Ahead Of 100th Game

Giggs Praised Ahead Of 100th Game

If Fergie is true to his word and plays Ryan Giggs tomorrow the Welshman will register his 100th UEFA Champions League appearance.

A remarkable feat which has been achieved by a relatively select band. But Giggs deserves it totally, according to Fergie.

"There are only a few players who have reached that milestone,' he said. 'That is because of Ryan`s ability, his longevity and how he prepares - you just have to look at his lifestyle.

"He is obviously at a successful club as well and for me he has been an absolute model in his time with us. Even at 34 we expect big things from him.

"We do not play him in every game but that is natural for someone of his age - but he will play tomorrow. It will be a great occasion for Ryan and we are all proud of him."


I hope he will mark it with a big, big performance as we need him to be at his best against a strong opponent.

It'd be difficult to argue that Giggs was seldom at his best this season. The aging process seems to have caught up with him at last and he sometimes looked off the pace. But his intelligent, sharp passing and superb technique is still an asset and I urge everyone not to forget about it in the light of Nani's devastating display on Saturday. Even though I would start the young Portuguese in this game...

Writer:Zae
Date:Tuesday February 19 2008
Time: 6:24PM

Comments

0
Legend.
SweetLeftFoot
19/02/2008 19:05:00
0
Legend, well done Giggsy
cyjax
21/02/2008 14:15:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

Is Schneiderlin Surplus to Requirements?

Last summer the French midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin arrived at Old Trafford.

Giggs Future to be Decided This Week

Previously we`ve mentioned that the Old Trafford career of Ryan Giggs could be coming to an end.

Fletcher to go on Pre-Season Tour with United

A real chance to impress!

United Almost There But Not Quite!

Two deals almost done but not quite.

Archived Vital United Articles

Vital United articles from

Site Journalists

Red Boy
Editor email
Profile
Charlie Bacchus
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Who would you prefer United to sign?
Suggested By: Red Boy
Zlatan Ibrahimovic24%
Robert Lewandowski68%
Neither8%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Leicester City 38 23 12 3 81 32
2 Arsenal 38 20 11 7 71 29
3 Spurs 38 19 13 6 70 34
4 Man City 38 19 9 10 66 30
5 Man Utd 38 19 9 10 66 14
6 Southampton 38 18 9 11 63 18
7 West Ham 38 16 14 8 62 14
8 Liverpool 38 16 12 10 60 13
9 Stoke 38 14 9 15 51 -14
10 Chelsea 38 12 14 12 50 6
11 Everton 38 11 14 13 47 4
12 Swansea 38 12 11 15 47 -10
13 Watford 38 12 9 17 45 -10
14 WBA 38 10 13 15 43 -14
15 Crystal Palace 38 11 9 18 42 -12
16 AFC Bournemouth 38 11 9 18 42 -22
17 Sunderland 38 9 12 17 39 -14
R Newcastle 38 9 10 19 37 -21
R Norwich 38 9 7 22 34 -28
R Aston Villa 38 3 8 27 17 -49
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dobechukwu1
2.expertdocs1
3.Cathal P Forde1