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Subbing the Sub

It was one of those rare occasions yesterday where the substitute gets substituted!

Having come on in the first half, as a replacement for the stricken Phil Jones, Rafael then trudged off, later in the game, to be replaced himself!

The young Brazilian didn`t look too pleased with the decision but afterwards Sir Alex Ferguson explained why the sub was subbed, commenting,

"Rafa wasn`t pleased and I can understand that. But he`d already been booked and I thought he might be in trouble if he made another half-bad challenge."

Simple isn`t it!




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Writer: Red Boy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday January 23 2012

Time: 1:18PM

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If he gets his temper under control then will be an amazing young player - still very hot headed with challenges....
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