Silvestre's Quiet Summer!
Mikael Silvestre has very little chance of making Raymond Domenech's France squad for Euro 2008.
The French back is preparing for a quiet summer with a holiday and proper pre-season training to get ready for next season.
'I have been working really hard during the season to get back so though I haven't had many games I do still need a rest this summer,' he the Manchester Evening News.
'I want a break and then come back fresh for next season.
'Unless there are a couple of injuries for France I don't think I will be included.
'The manager has a few options in defence in the centre and at left back.
'He has Thuram, Gallas, Mexes, Abidal and Clichy so there is big competition! So I don't mind having a rest to be honest.
'My aim is to focus on United for next season.'