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

Mata Turned Down How Much?

Just recently, we covered speculation that implied Juan Mata had turned down an opportunity to move to the Chinese Super League.

Lovren Accuses Lukaku of a Deliberate Act

But was it?

United Duo In Team Of The Week (16/10/17)

Manchester United are represented in the latest Premier League team of the week that has been selected by BBC pundit Garth Crooks.

Not a Great Day at the Office for Lukaku

Against Liverpool, Romelu Lukaku had the chance to write his name in the record books.

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)

Benfica v Manchester United (Champions League)?
Suggested By: Red Boy
Benfica to Win!0%
Manchester United to Win!100%
A Draw!0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Write for Vital Football