UK time is: 16:32:01
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Future England Captain

It may only be his first season in a United shirt but already Phil Jones is proving his worth to the squad.

His versatility has meant that he has been able to fit into a variety of holes and give performances that are a credit to him as a professional footballer.

Therefore, it`s no surprise that a former team-mate of his, the ex-Real Madrid defender Michel Delgado has sung his praises and also reckons he`s a sure-fire cert to captain his country one day, remarking,

"He is a future England captain - I`m absolutely convinced."

"I remember a Carling Cup game for Blackburn when he was 17 and I said to people 'crikey, he`s a good player`

"I loved his attitude but it was only a Carling Cup game so you reserve judgment, and then you see him in the league and he is just as good."

"Now he has gone to United at 19 and he is among their best players. He has personality and talent."

"When Capello played him in central midfield for England some complained but I thought it was rational and he played well against the world champions."

"He has everything he needs to play there, centre back or right back never loses his concentration, he`s always well positioned and he`s a great athlete."


So a case of not if but when!



Vital Man United on: facebook

Vital Man United on: twitter

Join Vital Man United

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!














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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Red Boy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday December 9 2011

Time: 4:10PM

Your Comments

He's also not afraid to tell players when they're playing 5h1t, something someone needs to step up to the mark and do. The future of our defence looks solid.
TheFamousNo7
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Manchester United Articles

Carrick on Comeback Trail (Saturday October 25 2014)

Is Garay The Man? (Saturday October 25 2014)

Villa to Sign Cleverley in January! (Friday October 24 2014)

Van Gaal on Chelsea and Mourinho! (Friday October 24 2014)

Same Again for Chelsea Fixture! (Friday October 24 2014)

Valdes Talk! (Friday October 24 2014)

Sir Alex - The Film (Friday October 24 2014)

Madrid Want a Permanent Deal! (Friday October 24 2014)

United Happy Talk! (Thursday October 23 2014)

Bitter and Twisted? (Thursday October 23 2014)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
WBA 2 - 2 Man Utd
Man Utd 2 - 1 Everton
Man Utd 2 - 1 West Ham
Leicester City 5 - 3 Man Utd
Man Utd 4 - 0 Q.P.R.
Burnley 0 - 0 Man Utd

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Southampton 8 5 1 2 14 16
4. West Ham 8 4 1 3 4 13
5. Liverpool 8 4 1 3 1 13
6. Man Utd 8 3 3 2 3 12
7. Arsenal 8 2 5 1 2 11
8. Swansea 8 3 2 3 1 11
9. Spurs 8 3 2 3 -1 11

Breaking League News

Pellegrini - We Had The Chances To Win It
Man City : 25/10/2014 16:14:00
Delph Out Until The New Year
Aston Villa : 25/10/2014 15:58:00
West Ham : 25/10/2014 15:33:00
Tottenham Hotspur vs. Newcastle United
Spurs : 25/10/2014 15:22:00
Man City : 25/10/2014 15:20:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

United v Chelsea?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
Home Win! 67%
Away Win! 25%
Draw! 8%