Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

United Lose to Chivas!

United Lose to Chivas!

United finished their pre-season North American tour with a fixture against Chivas, in Mexico.

Set up as part of the deal that brought Javier Hernadez to Old Trafford, United were to end the tour on a sad note, going down 3-2.

In a unique set-up, Hernandez played the first forty-five minutes for Chivas and switched to the United side for the second half.

Unfortunately, United were to feel the full force of the little striker when Hernandez scored for Chivas after just eight minutes, giving our hosts the lead.

United responded well with Chris Smalling rising to head home a corner, netting his first United goal, but Chivas retook the lead, courtesy of Bautista in the thirty-eighth minute.

The second half saw Chivas extend their lead when Reynoso headed home a corner before Nani gave the score line a degree of respectability with a goal eleven minutes from time.

Post match Sir Alex Ferguson talked about the impact Hernandez had made, remarking,

'It was always my intention to give him only 15 minutes of the second half as he is in the process of recovering from the World Cup.'

"He will now do some fitness training and endurance work when he arrives in Manchester and he will play more games.'

'Chivas played very well and they were very quick. They pressed the ball well and made things difficult for us. They deserved to win. As for us, we've been away for three weeks. We've done lots of travelling and I think the players need to go home and rest now.'


Rest! It`s the Community Shield next Sunday!

Join The Vital Debate

Vital Man United on: facebook

Vital Man United on: twitter



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

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Saturday July 31 2010
Time: 2:22PM

Comments

0
I really do hope Fergie doesn't take the Community shield too lightly.
TheFamousNo7
31/07/2010 15:30:00
0
probably your only chance of winning anything and not much chance at that - at least you can parade your exciting new signings
Wswilly3
31/07/2010 17:16:00
0
Wswilly3 - it'll be one more trophy than you lot will win this season!
merlin
31/07/2010 17:27:00
0
Merlin - confident of the Premiership and Europa League double
Wswilly3
31/07/2010 17:48:00
0
Merlin - confident of the Premiership and Europa League double
Wswilly3
31/07/2010 17:48:00
0
Merlin - are you suggesting the rags are going to beat you in the Charity Shield then?
fifthcolumnblue
01/08/2010 10:08:00
0
they could well do - such things do happen! We're focussed on the Premier League again! Losing would not be the end of the world!
merlin
01/08/2010 11:53:00
0
Would have thought Chelsea would have been a bit more confident about the CS even with the lack of signings and injuries.
fifthcolumnblue
01/08/2010 13:53:00
0
Not everyone desperately needs a trophy like your lot fcb.
TheFamousNo7
01/08/2010 15:11:00
0
We'll have taggarts head on a spike outside Eastlands before too long.
fifthcolumnblue
02/08/2010 09:23:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

Mourinho Wants Real Madrid Duo for De Gea

The vibes emerging from numerous pieces of transfer tittle-tattle, suggest that David de Gea, after several years in Manchester, fancies a return to Spain.

United Target Wanted by Another Premier League Club

A club we know very well!

Burnley`s Keane Set for Old Trafford Return

But Burnley want a fair price.

Burnley v Manchester United - Fascinating Facts

Manchester United return to Premier League action, this Sunday, with an away fixture against Burnley.

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)

Burnley v Manchester United?
Suggested By: Red Boy
Burnley to Win!0%
United to Win!90%
A Draw!10%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 32 24 3 5 75 38
2 Spurs 32 21 8 3 71 46
3 Liverpool 33 19 9 5 66 29
4 Man City 32 19 7 6 64 28
5 Man Utd 31 16 12 3 60 24
6 Everton 34 16 10 8 58 23
7 Arsenal 31 17 6 8 57 23
8 WBA 33 12 8 13 44 -3
9 Southampton 31 11 7 13 40 -3
10 Watford 33 11 7 15 40 -17
11 Stoke 34 10 9 15 39 -13
12 AFC Bournemouth 34 10 8 16 38 -14
13 West Ham 34 10 8 16 38 -15
14 Leicester City 32 10 7 15 37 -12
15 Burnley 33 10 6 17 36 -14
16 Crystal Palace 32 10 5 17 35 -8
17 Hull City 34 9 6 19 33 -31
18 Swansea 34 9 4 21 31 -29
19 Middlesbrough 33 4 12 17 24 -20
20 Sunderland 32 5 6 21 21 -32
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)

Apr 23 2017 2:15PM : Burnley (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 27 2017 8:00PM : Manchester City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 30 2017 12:00PM : Swansea City (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 7 2017 4:00PM : Arsenal (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 13 2017 3:00PM : Tottenham Hotspur (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 21 2017 3:00PM : Crystal Palace (H)
Barclays Premier League
Write for Vital Football