Manchester United - Giggs Accepts That Time Goes On
UK time is: 11:50:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Giggs Accepts That Time Goes On

Ryan Giggs is set to sign a new contract but accepts that he will not be around forever.

The Welshman missed Saturday's 1-0 victory over Sunderland due to a hamstring strain but reports say he will be fit and available when United travel to Everton on September 15.

It is good news and I was happy to read that United will offer him an extension to the end of next season. The veteran winger will be over 35 by that time and may retire - possibly with a club record number of appearances.

'Over the last few years the manager has bought young players as he looks to the future,' he told The Sun.

'Eventually these young players will be United's future. The club never stands still and never will.'

Yeah, maybe, but for the present, we need Ryan Giggs very much. Mourinho said he would be happy if all our new signings played as that would mean there's no place for Giggs. I can't blame him for saying that...




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.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: Zae Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday September 4 2007

Time: 2:25PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
He has been a great player for you over the years but he doesn't have long left and he should go out playing well rather than dissapear into the reserves like other great players have in the past.
Dicksy
Report Abuse
04/09/2007 14:46:00

He does play well therefore I don't think we need to urge him to retire.
midlothian99
Report Abuse
05/09/2007 18:22:00

what a great player for your lot i cant believe he is still there after all this time i remember when he made his name for lot. 1 word to decribe him : LOYAL
muffdaddy1983
Report Abuse
07/09/2007 16:35:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Manchester United Articles

AUDIO: Ray Parlour : LVG Should Play de Gea (Wednesday September 2 2015)

United Acted Appropriately and Efficiently (Wednesday September 2 2015)

The Big Martial Question (Wednesday September 2 2015)

Young United Keeper Goes Off On Loan (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Martial Deal Finally Done (Tuesday September 1 2015)

United Set to Sign Newport Youngster (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Getting to Know - Anthony Martial (Tuesday September 1 2015)

De Gea Deal Falls Through! (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Januzaj Joins Dortmund (on loan) (Monday August 31 2015)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. MotorMad 10
2. TheFamousNo7 8
3. kelvinme 1
4. kashere21 1

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
2. Crystal Palace 4 3 0 1 3 9
3. Leicester City 4 2 2 0 3 8
4. Swansea 4 2 2 0 3 8
5. Man Utd 4 2 1 1 1 7
6. Arsenal 4 2 1 1 0 7
7. Liverpool 4 2 1 1 -1 7
8. West Ham 4 2 0 2 3 6

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

The Law of Diminishing Returns
Arsenal : 03/09/2015 11:47:01
Genoa rejected amp;pound;11.4million bid for Perotti
AFC Bournemouth : 03/09/2015 11:32:01
Cherries fail with Italian job
AFC Bournemouth : 03/09/2015 11:22:01
Howe: Keeping squad intact is often underestimated
AFC Bournemouth : 03/09/2015 11:06:01
Everton and Ireland lock horns again
Everton : 03/09/2015 11:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Swansea?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
Romero 36%
Darmien 9%
Blind 0%
Smalling 2%
Shaw 27%
Schneiderlin 4%
Schweinsteiger 2%
Herrera 6%
Mata 6%
Depay 2%
Rooney 2%
Young 0%
Carrick 2%
Fellaini 2%