UK time is: 03:10:26
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Player Reviews 08/09: Edwin van der Sar

This is the first part of Vital United's player-by-player analysis of the season. We start of with Edwin van der Sar, United's veteran Dutch goalkeeper.

Edwin van der Sar

b>Games played: 49

Best performance

or the biggest part of the season our fantastic defence did most of the job for him and it's difficult to pick one really memorable performance from him. I vote for the league game at White Hart Lane where he was equal to everything Spurs threw at him.

Worst game

iverpool away. The first goal was almost entirely his fault and he was shaky throughout the afternoon.

Overview

ightly lauded for his record-breaking run between November and February but in truth he had little do to: Vidic and co. kept everything out with cold efficiency. Under pressure it was evident that age is somewhat catching up with the peerless Dutchman but he could be good for another season.

Vital's rating: 8 (out of 10)




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Premier League odds

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Zae Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday June 5 2009

Time: 9:01PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
chaps - the first letter of each line is missing :-)
merlin
Report Abuse
05/06/2009 21:17:00

Cant see where you would get anyone better.
denno4
Report Abuse
06/06/2009 13:36:00

Fair enough - deserves praise for a fantastic season. I thought he did okay in Rome too - as well as anyone else in the team (though that's not great but he made some decent saves). Would like to see Ben Foster coming through, but Edwin's fine until then :)
Man utd champions
Report Abuse
09/06/2009 12:23:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester United Articles

Van Gaal Wants Long United Stay (Monday March 2 2015)

Mata`s Going Nowhere! (Monday March 2 2015)

Valencia in Hunt for Falcao (Monday March 2 2015)

Sorting Out Unfinished Business (Sunday March 1 2015)

United - No-Go for Marquinhos! (Sunday March 1 2015)

Stats: Manchester United v Sunderland (Saturday February 28 2015)

United v Sunderland - Team-Sheets (Saturday February 28 2015)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 26 18 6 2 34 60
2. Man City 27 16 7 4 30 55
3. Arsenal 27 15 6 6 22 51
4. Man Utd 27 14 8 5 20 50
5. Liverpool 27 14 6 7 10 48
6. Southampton 27 14 4 9 18 46
7. Spurs 26 13 5 8 5 44

Breaking League News

The Ped Report..Liverpool 2-1 City
Man City : 02/03/2015 21:08:00
Diamond Formation Yet Again vs Spurs?
Swansea : 02/03/2015 20:40:00
Jedinak Charged Following West Ham Elbow
Crystal Palace : 02/03/2015 20:38:00
Sigurdsson Set To Return Against Former Club Spurs
Swansea : 02/03/2015 20:30:00
Mike Dean In Charge Of Hull v Sunderland
Sunderland : 02/03/2015 20:28:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Sunderland?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
De Gea 2%
Valencia 0%
Evans 0%
Smalling 3%
Rojo 0%
Young 10%
Herrera 16%
Blind 3%
Rooney 40%
Falcao 10%
Di Maria 6%
Januzaj 10%
Fellaini 0%
Mata 0%