Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

Fergie Hails Professional Display

Fergie Hails Professional Display

Sir Alex Ferguson claimed that his charges did what they had to do - and you can hardly argue with that.

Our 2-0 win over Sheffield was not a beauty by no means but three points are in the bag and it's only five games to go now.

"It was a professional job and a good result," said Fergie. "The performance was economical. We didn't kill ourselves, which is important. In the second half with the score at 2-0, the game was over and we kept the ball at the back to save our legs. That was the sensible thing to do."

I absolutely agree, especially with Evra out so early. Another injury could have been devastating but as far as the treatment table is concerned, we got good news. Fergie has praised Richardson and Fletcher for performing acceptably as full-backs, I think most United fans will be relieved to hear that we'll have a defensive line made up entirely of defenders against Middlesbrough.

"I'll have Ferdinand and O'Shea back on Saturday," said the boss. "I could have played John against Sheffield United, but he has been doing some good work in training and he will give us some experience and strength at the back."

As for Evra's injury, the Frenchman undergoes a scan in the morning and that will reveal the extent of his injury. Let's hope it's not serious.

Exclusive to Vital ! Read now ! The Vital Boxing John H Stacey Interview



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

Writer:Zae
Date:Wednesday April 18 2007
Time: 12:32AM

Comments

0
made the subs at the right time but he should be able to do that now with all the experience he has got
MOYES IS GOD
19/04/2007 10:13:00
0
I am surprised you haven't written an article about the pathetic FA Cup ticket allocation you and Chelsea have received! How are they going to decide who gets tickets?
Westl
19/04/2007 16:49:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

FC Zorya (a) - Fascinating Facts

A quartet to get you drooling.

Europa League - Who Could United Draw?

We`ll find out on Monday.

Mkhitaryan Breaks His Duck

As Manchester United ease into the last thirty-two of the Europa League!

FC Zorya Luhansk 0 Manchester United 2

Result achieved, now for the knockout stages.

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 v FC Zorya Luhansk?
Suggested By: Red Boy
Romero1%
Young0%
Bailly0%
Rojo0%
Blind0%
Herrera11%
Mata11%
Pogba11%
Rooney0%
Mkhitaryan66%
Ibrahimovic0%
Lingard0%
Fellaini0%
Fosu-Mensah0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 14 11 1 2 34 21
2 Arsenal 14 9 4 1 31 19
3 Liverpool 14 9 3 2 30 17
4 Man City 14 9 3 2 30 15
5 Spurs 14 7 6 1 27 14
6 Man Utd 14 5 6 3 21 3
7 WBA 14 5 5 4 20 3
8 Everton 14 5 5 4 20 1
9 Stoke 14 5 4 5 19 -3
10 AFC Bournemouth 14 5 3 6 18 -3
11 Watford 14 5 3 6 18 -6
12 Southampton 14 4 5 5 17 -2
13 Middlesbrough 14 3 6 5 15 -2
14 Crystal Palace 14 4 2 8 14 -2
15 Burnley 14 4 2 8 14 -11
16 Leicester City 14 3 4 7 13 -7
17 West Ham 14 3 3 8 12 -14
18 Sunderland 14 3 2 9 11 -10
19 Hull City 14 3 2 9 11 -18
20 Swansea 14 2 3 9 9 -15
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)

Dec 11 2016 2:15PM : Tottenham Hotspur (H)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 14 2016 8:00PM : Crystal Palace (a)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 17 2016 5:30PM : West Bromwich Albion (a)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 26 2016 3:00PM : Sunderland (H)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 31 2016 3:00PM : Middlesbrough (H)
Barclays Premier League
Jan 2 2017 5:15PM : West Ham United (a)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Croc1
The Vital Football Members League