Fergie Focused On Arsenal
Sir Alex Ferguson was delighted with his players after yesterday's 3-1 win over Aston Villa but he's now focused on the next, presumably a lot tougher test.
The Reds visit Emirates Stadium for the first time in its existence but Fergie does not have time for historical moments as he wants his players to treat this as just another game.
'We want to go to Arsenal and get the result we want. That is the only thing we can think about,' he said.
'This is another one on our list of games. We now have 15 left.
The Reds were absolutely superior against Villa but Fergie's not prone to overpraise his side.
'We did the sensible things well, like keeping possession at the right time. The good thing is we are creating chances and scoring goals.'
'It is good for Carrick and Park as well to get goals. We now have quite a few scorers in our ranks, which is pleasing. We are just waiting for Gary Neville to come up with one!'
And let me add, I believe Brown and Heinze are both without a goal yet, not to mention Alan Smith. It would be fun to see all our outfield players score at least one goal during the season.
United fans expect more than one goal from Wayne Rooney but Fergie is not concerned with the youngster's lack of form.
'He needs a goal to give him confidence.
'But he is working hard and enjoying his football. I have no concerns about him. There was good penetartion by us and good passing up front.
'Henrik Larsson had another marvellous game. His link-up play is fantastic as is his movement.'
I think Larsson had a fantastic 15 minutes then disappeared but I don't want to argue with the boss. Hopefully he'll be right about Rooney.
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