UK time is: 16:38:17
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Cantona Praises Fans

Eric Cantona hailed Sir Alex Ferguson and the United fans for persuading Ronaldo to stay at Manchester United.

Canto has not forgotten United fans' unwavering support toward him during his eight-month ban after the incident at Crystal Palace. And he reckons the fans haven't forgotten, too.

'Not all the fans would react as Manchester United fans reacted to the World Cup with Ronaldo - how they reacted to me when I was banned,' he told Sky Sports News.

'This mentality, this philosophy, it's important for players to feel we have people behind us, who trust us, give us confidence when we need to express ourselves.

'Especially in more difficult moments, it's important for the player in that difficult moment.'

You all know what he's talking about, don't you? Anyone didn't hear about the Rooney-Ronaldo case after the World Cup was surely on the moon in those days...

Back to Canto: he hailed Fergie, too, for persuading the player who turned out to be a diamond for us this season.

'It's important for the other ones that they know that if they have a difficult moment all the fans and the manager will be behind them to help them.'




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: Zae Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday April 22 2007

Time: 7:58PM

Your Comments

I wacthe Ronaldo play for Portugal at the Emirates Stadium. Why that boy cheats the way he does god only knows. He has had one good season so I wont get carried away. Has a long wat to go before he is mentioned in the smae breath as Cantona & Henry.
gunnerb
no hes not far from being mentioned with those two
rooneyisgod
he is far mate, he has done it for 1 year they did it/are doing it for many. as for your username, he is not god, he is a fat little kopite.
EvertonMike
dont get upset cause he didnt want to stay with a little club.
rooneyisgod
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Dutch Youngster on United Radar (Friday April 18 2014)

Rooney Fit for Everton Clash! (Friday April 18 2014)

Luke Shaw Update #6 (Friday April 18 2014)

Three on Wanted List (Thursday April 17 2014)

At Last, Positive Transfer News! (Thursday April 17 2014)

No! Not Another One (Wednesday April 16 2014)

And Another Bites the Dust (Wednesday April 16 2014)

Carvalho Has Another Suitor! (Tuesday April 15 2014)

Duo Fined and Warned! (Tuesday April 15 2014)

No Darren, No! (Monday April 14 2014)

Archived 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)

1. TheFamousNo7 62
2. Kanchelskis 41
3. MotorMad 29
4. gmauti 3
5. kresek 2
6. nordkap 2
7. Xfunny 1
8. Javan 1
9. ForeverUnited 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Newcastle 0 - 4 Man Utd
Man Utd 4 - 1 Aston Villa
Man Utd 0 - 3 Man City
West Ham 0 - 2 Man Utd
Man Utd 0 - 3 Liverpool
WBA 0 - 3 Man Utd

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Arsenal 34 20 7 7 18 67
5. Everton 34 19 9 6 21 66
6. Spurs 34 18 6 10 0 60
7. Man Utd 33 17 6 10 18 57
8. Southampton 34 13 9 12 5 48
9. Newcastle 34 14 4 16 -14 46
10. Stoke 34 11 10 13 -10 43

Breaking League News

Liverpool: Reds Dominate PFA Awards Shortlists
Liverpool : 18/04/2014 15:02:00
Dylan Tombides - RIP
West Ham : 18/04/2014 14:58:00
Something For The Weekend (459)
Aston Villa : 18/04/2014 14:52:00
Lawro Fence Sitting - Doom Returns For Mystic Mug
Aston Villa : 18/04/2014 14:46:00
How Many Points Will Villa Get To End Of Season?
Aston Villa : 18/04/2014 14:45:00
West Ham v Palace - Injury Update
West Ham : 18/04/2014 14:34:00
Hammers - Stats that Tell the Tale
West Ham : 18/04/2014 14:28:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Everton v United?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
Home win! 38%
Away win! 62%
Draw! 0%