Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

Sir Alex on Chelsea

Sir Alex on Chelsea

Although Sir Alex Ferguson has expressed that his target for the coming season is to wrestle the Premier League title back from our noisy-neighbours, he is perfectly aware that there are other dangers.

With the new season approaching, Sir Alex expects one of our adversaries to mount more of a sustained challenge this season, commenting about our main London rivals,

"Chelsea`s owners have got their enthusiasm back after winning the Champions League, there`s more expectation on them now."

"That was the trophy Roman Abramovich always wanted, so he`s invested in the team again this summer."

"It`s a challenge for us, and we always respect Chelsea. You just have to wait and see how good these players are."


Will Chelsea push us all the way or is the London club destined to fall by the wayside under the tutorship of Roberto Di Matteo?



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!




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

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Tuesday July 24 2012
Time: 10:00PM

Comments

0
Chelsea will succeed.......those who called our team old may just want to think again
AdwaitlovesChelsea
25/07/2012 03:22:00
0
Mr. Red Boy I think a more pertinent question will be, will you be able to keep up, mate? We're wayyy to hazardous to you lot afterall! ;)

P.S. Before this gets ugly, I come in peace its just friendly banter, no insult of any sort intended.
blue_thru&thru
25/07/2012 07:01:00
0
Well you can never rule Chelsea out and they're signing the players to add youth to their squad again and quality to challenge again. Still lacking true wide players and seem to be interested in signing players who start out wide then come inside. They've lost their biggest and best player in Drogba and will struggle for goals when it matters without him. Personally think their Achilles heel is there manager though, from what I understand his league form last season was worse than his predecessors AVB who got fired for it. Can't help but think he flattered to decieve with his champions league win watch came from stoke city like football and a load of luck, nothing really to suggest they were worthy winners skill wise.
TheFamousNo7
25/07/2012 08:33:00
0
Even chelsea fans full here. Feel for the writer though, that means wev cause them a brink of shivering due to our recent signings.
jayb
25/07/2012 12:56:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Bellew Lets Rip at Haye

Recent Manchester United Articles

United Win EFL Cup Final - Fascinating Facts

Some intriguing facts for you to enjoy!

Red Card Winners - Whose Better With Ten Men

Ever wondered which team tend to have the best response to going down to ten men?

Herrera In Team Of The Tournament (27/2/17)

Manchester United are represented in the latest League Cup Team of the Tournament that was selected ahead of Sunday's show piece Final.

Ibrahimovic In Team Of The Week (27/2/17)

Manchester United are represented in the latest Premier League team of the week that has been selected by BBC pundit Garth Crooks.

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)

MOTM in EFL Cup Final?
Suggested By: Red Boy
De Gea7%
Valencia0%
Smalling0%
Bailly0%
Rojo0%
Herrera17%
Pogba2%
Lingard0%
Mata2%
Ibrahimovic65%
Martial7%
Rashford0%
Carrick0%
Felllaini0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 26 20 3 3 63 36
2 Spurs 26 15 8 3 53 32
3 Man City 25 16 4 5 52 22
4 Arsenal 25 15 5 5 50 26
5 Liverpool 26 14 7 5 49 22
6 Man Utd 25 13 9 3 48 17
7 Everton 26 12 8 6 44 15
8 WBA 26 11 7 8 40 4
9 West Ham 26 9 6 11 33 -9
10 Stoke 26 8 8 10 32 -10
11 Burnley 26 9 4 13 31 -9
12 Watford 26 8 7 11 31 -13
13 Southampton 25 8 6 11 30 -3
14 AFC Bournemouth 26 7 5 14 26 -15
15 Leicester City 26 6 6 14 24 -17
16 Swansea 26 7 3 16 24 -25
17 Middlesbrough 26 4 10 12 22 -9
18 Crystal Palace 26 6 4 16 22 -13
19 Hull City 26 5 6 15 21 -27
20 Sunderland 26 5 4 17 19 -24
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Mar 4 2017 12:30PM : AFC Bournemouth (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2017 1:30PM : Southampton (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 19 2017 12:00PM : Middlesbrough (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : West Bromwich Albion (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 4 2017 8:00PM : Everton (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 8 2017 3:00PM : Sunderland (a)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.ForeverUnited1
2.Arthur Frog1
The Vital Football Members League