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Vidic Fit For Saturday

Newspapers suggest that Nemanja Vidic has sufficiently recovered to play against Chelsea tomorrow.

Vida, suffering from gastroenteritis, missed Wednesday's uninspiring stalemate in Barcelona. His deputy, Wes Brown, performed marvellously but I think everyone will be relieved if he regains his place in the starting eleven.

Having said that, I'd say that we should not take risks. Though out of the Premier League's (and possibly the whole world's) centre-backs Vidic is the singularly best equipped to deal with Didier Drogba, if we offer the same resistance we did in the Nou Camp we could get a result even without him.

In the second leg of the Champions League semi-final, however, he will be desperately needed as Barcelona will have more space to attack us on the break. Though I foresee another cautious, tight game.

Of course if he's ready to play 90 minutes in the space of four days, then so be it!




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Writer: Zae Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday April 25 2008

Time: 9:44AM

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I don't think you should rush him back from injury! ;)
Fan of Blues
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25/04/2008 13:57:00

lol, behave ^^ gr8 boost, lampards not playing aswell, thats a boost for us
fenton_01
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25/04/2008 15:07:00

He comes from Serbia...he'll ****in murder ya...Nemanja.Enough said!!!
java
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25/04/2008 19:12:00

java - is there any need for that and there was I just about to wish you a pleasant journey!
merlin
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25/04/2008 19:48:00

I'm glad he's playing I don't want any of your pathetic excuses come tomorrow night!
merlin
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25/04/2008 19:49:00

hahah, i love the banter before big games.......so ill join in. Vida's gonna break chelsea hearts!!!!!! C'MON UNITED!!!
united4life
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25/04/2008 21:30:00

Damn he gone of injured
cyjax
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26/04/2008 13:58:00

He's very unlucky with injuries of late
Cretivo
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27/04/2008 07:37:00

 

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