Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

The Fergie Steps To Football Heaven!

The Fergie Steps To Football Heaven!

Sir Alex stated that three wins in our next three league games will guarantee the title. Well, that is certain.

United, of course, face Arsenal today then visit Blackburn on the following Saturday. And it does not get any easier as this Lancashire derby is followed up by a lovely trip to Stamford Bridge a week later. So, collecting nine points is nigh impossible but that's what Fergie is targetting.

'We have to win our next three games and, if we do, we've won the title.

'We could go to Chelsea and win in there, or we could lose it there if we don't win our next two games.

'We have 77 points and a better goal difference than our rivals, so to win the league we have to win the next three matches. A lot can happen and the title could do to the wire, there's no doubt about that - it's very exciting.

'This is a difficult league to win and if we have to go to Wigan in the last game of the season and need to win to take the title, that's fine.

'If you said that was the case in August you would have taken it.

'I'm delighted with the way the players are performing and the freshness and energy is terrific.'


As I said in my predictions earlier, I think the game at Stamford Bridge will end in a stalemate: they are too strong at home to lose but we are too sound defensively to be beaten. And to be honest, I'd be more than delighted with a draw there if that means we'll approach the last two fixtures being on top of the table.

Therefore, I must say Fergie is right: give me a last-day decider at Wigan any day. But first let's beat Arsenal of course.

Writer:Zae
Date:Sunday April 13 2008
Time: 11:21AM

Comments

0
What a ******** strike from Hargreaves.Thats why we're champions!!!
java
13/04/2008 18:12:00
0
Yeah, it was a great game!
Paulinho
13/04/2008 19:28:00
0
P.S I also think this could just be the year Chelsea go down at hom to United. Nothing lasts forever after all. ;)
Paulinho
13/04/2008 19:30:00
0
Wouldn't that be sweet ;)
java
13/04/2008 19:43:00
0
ive said we will beat them at the bridge for a few months now. come on united you *****in champions
rooneyisgod
13/04/2008 21:31:00
0
Only problem is the Chelsea game is between both Barca games.
Paulinho
14/04/2008 01:27:00
0
Chelski have the same problem.The UNITED game is between two games against the bindippers.I'm looking forward to it to be honest.Three great games in the space of a week which none of are easy.I think we'll be alright ;)
java
14/04/2008 04:29:00
0
I wouldn't mind if it were Wigan who shatter Chelsea's unbeaten home record :-) Unlikely though.
midlothian99
14/04/2008 10:28:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

AUDIO: UWS Podcast 144 - Chelsea away

I still can't believe United didn't take all three points at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.

Times Running Out for Neville

Over in Spain our former defender, Gary Neville, faces what many feel could be a make-or-break couple of days.

Is Pochettino United's Man?

Splashed across the back page of a leading tabloid newspaper, this morning, was an interesting suggestion.

AUDIO: De Gea's Real Madrid deal

It's an eye opener!

Archived Vital United Articles

Vital United articles from

Site Journalists

Red Boy
Profile
Charlie Bacchus
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Chelsea (a)?
Suggested By: Red Boy
De Gea70%
Darmian0%
Blind0%
Smalling3%
Borthwick-Jackson6%
Carrick0%
Fellaini3%
Lingard3%
Mata6%
Rooney0%
Martial6%
Schneiderlin0%
Depay3%
Herrera0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 25 15 8 2 53 20
2 Spurs 25 13 9 3 48 26
3 Arsenal 25 14 6 5 48 17
4 Man City 25 14 5 6 47 21
5 Man Utd 25 11 8 6 41 10
6 West Ham 25 10 9 6 39 9
7 Southampton 25 10 7 8 37 9
8 Everton 25 8 11 6 35 12
9 Liverpool 25 9 8 8 35 -4
10 Watford 25 9 6 10 33 0
11 Stoke 25 9 6 10 33 -7
12 Crystal Palace 25 9 5 11 32 -4
13 Chelsea 25 7 9 9 30 -2
14 WBA 25 7 8 10 29 -9
15 AFC Bournemouth 25 7 7 11 28 -12
16 Swansea 25 6 9 10 27 -9
17 Newcastle 25 6 6 13 24 -18
18 Norwich 25 6 5 14 23 -20
19 Sunderland 25 5 5 15 20 -19
20 Aston Villa 25 3 7 15 16 -20
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 12:45PM : Sunderland (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Shrewsbury Town (a)
FA Cup
Feb 28 2016 2:05PM : Arsenal (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 2 2016 8:00PM : Watford (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 6 2016 4:00PM : West Bromwich Albion (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2016 3:00PM : Crystal Palace (H)
Barclays Premier League

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)