Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

Hargreaves Still Not Fit

Hargreaves Still Not Fit

Owen Hargreaves admitted that he's struggling to be fit for Wednesday's Champions League game at Sporting.

Sir Alex Ferguson has earlier claimed that Rooney and Hargreaves will be available and while it looks certain that the striker will be involved, the Canadian-born midfielder is a doubt.

'Its okay, I have never really had this injury before so this is new territory,' he told the Press Association today. 'I can't say for certain but it looks as though I won't be ready for Wednesday because I have not trained.'

'I thought I would be fit to play for England in the Israel game, then the Russia game and then Everton, but I've still not done it. I have to take it day by day so hopefully I will be fit for the weekend.'

''It is frustrating. I missed pre-season then I had a run of games and I was really enjoying it. It is just disappointing to suffer something so niggly. But I think these injuries come from last season when I broke my leg.'

He would have been a great asset, as we all know that he was bought especially for the Champions League... but so be it. Hopefully he'll be able to play against Chelsea!

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Zae
Date:Monday September 17 2007
Time: 7:47PM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
carrick should be well able to do the job on wed night and with rooney back i dont see anything but a win,would love to see hargreaves getting stuck into chelsea next week though!!!
vidic15
17/09/2007 23:45:00
0
Our squad is good enough.No worries.
SweetLeftFoot
18/09/2007 10:19:00
0
Well said, both of you. But I'm always worried a bit, that's my style :)
Zae
18/09/2007 16:44:00
0
bought a right sick note there then!
merlin
18/09/2007 17:37:00
0
tell me merlin, how is ballack doing?
united4life
18/09/2007 23:46:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

United Transfer Tittle-Tattle (30/04/16)

Continuing our occasional series we have a further two pieces of transfer speculation.

United v Leicester City - Stat Attack

Tomorrow Old Trafford could witness a Premier League winning performance.

United Set to be Party-Poopers

Tomorrow afternoon (Sunday), Old Trafford could witness history being made.

Valdes returns to Old Trafford

It has not been the best of seasons for the former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes.

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)

Manchester United v Leicester City?
Suggested By: Red Boy
United to Win!94%
Leicester City to Win!6%
A Draw!0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 35 22 10 3 76 30
2 Spurs 35 19 12 4 69 39
3 Man City 35 19 7 9 64 32
4 Arsenal 35 18 10 7 64 24
5 Man Utd 34 17 8 9 59 12
6 West Ham 34 14 14 6 56 14
7 Liverpool 34 15 10 9 55 13
8 Southampton 35 15 9 11 54 12
9 Chelsea 34 12 11 11 47 7
10 Stoke 35 13 8 14 47 -14
11 Everton 34 9 14 11 41 5
12 Watford 34 11 8 15 41 -7
13 WBA 35 10 11 14 41 -11
14 AFC Bournemouth 35 11 8 16 41 -19
15 Swansea 35 10 10 15 40 -15
16 Crystal Palace 35 10 9 16 39 -9
17 Sunderland 34 7 10 17 31 -18
18 Norwich 34 8 7 19 31 -25
19 Newcastle 35 7 9 19 30 -26
R Aston Villa 35 3 7 25 16 -44
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

May 1 2016 1:30PM : Leicester City (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 7 2016 12:45PM : Norwich City (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 10 2016 7:45PM : West Ham United (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 15 2016 3:00PM : AFC Bournemouth (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.hayourdayle1
2.alvinemz1