Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

More French Mayhem for United`s Evra?

More French Mayhem for United`s Evra?

Having picked up a five game international ban for his part in the Nicolas Anelka saga at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, Patrice Evra is hoping to finally return to international football when the latest squad is announced this week.

You`d have thought that having served his ban Patrice would be welcomed back with open arms, but that`s not the case.

In fact the resentment running through French football about his role in the Anelka saga has one individual, the French Minister of Sport - Chantal Jouanno, trying to steer Laurent Blanc clear of picking him, remarking,

"I have nothing against Evra but, as a France player and especially captain, he did not defend the values of sport which are shared by the Republic."

"It would be a huge error to forget what happened, I am sure there exists other talents who haven`t sullied France."


Get the guillotine ready chaps!

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Sunday January 30 2011
Time: 11:53AM

Comments

0
Why on Earth Evra wants to play under the backstabbing FFA is beyond me.
TheFamousNo7
30/01/2011 20:08:00
0
I don't think Fergies too bothered with Evra staying in Manchester during the international games week.
kanchelskis
31/01/2011 01:23:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

Disappointment Ahead?

In chase for Spanish striker!

United Set to Lose Out To City

In the chase for a teenage winger.

De Gea, Rooney, Smalling and Rashford - All Out!

Last night was, how you might say, an eventful night for some of the Manchester United players participating in the Euro 2016 Finals, in France.

United - Armenian Chase Update

It seems that almost every day there is a different slant brought to us when it comes to the possible signing of Henrikh Mkhitaryan.

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)

Who would you prefer United to sign?
Suggested By: Red Boy
Zlatan Ibrahimovic25%
Robert Lewandowski65%
Neither10%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Leicester City 38 23 12 3 81 32
2 Arsenal 38 20 11 7 71 29
3 Spurs 38 19 13 6 70 34
4 Man City 38 19 9 10 66 30
5 Man Utd 38 19 9 10 66 14
6 Southampton 38 18 9 11 63 18
7 West Ham 38 16 14 8 62 14
8 Liverpool 38 16 12 10 60 13
9 Stoke 38 14 9 15 51 -14
10 Chelsea 38 12 14 12 50 6
11 Everton 38 11 14 13 47 4
12 Swansea 38 12 11 15 47 -10
13 Watford 38 12 9 17 45 -10
14 WBA 38 10 13 15 43 -14
15 Crystal Palace 38 11 9 18 42 -12
16 AFC Bournemouth 38 11 9 18 42 -22
17 Sunderland 38 9 12 17 39 -14
R Newcastle 38 9 10 19 37 -21
R Norwich 38 9 7 22 34 -28
R Aston Villa 38 3 8 27 17 -49
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dobechukwu1
2.expertdocs1
3.Cathal P Forde1