UK time is: 12:20:08
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Hargreaves' Hope Against Hope

Owen Hargreaves is yet to play more than three games for United this season but he's confident that injuries won't destroy his season.

The former Bayern man, signed in the summer, arrived with expectations that he should be the midfield enforcer that we sometimes lack, especially away from home. He played quite well when he was on the pitch but as it only happened three times, it's fair to say he did not make much an impression so far.

After knee and groin injuries, the 26-year-old is on the road to recovery and hopes against all hope that there will be no further problems.

'I hope this is it for me injury-wise. I have missed enough games,' he told The Sun.

'I've been involved with football for quite a while and know injuries are part of the game but I've tried to take more precautions as I've got older.'

Hopefully we'll see the result of being cautious. His game is honest, going into challenges totally committed, like Bryan Robson and that's why he'll always be prone to injuries. But I hope he can fulfil the role we expect of him.... and sincerely hope he'll be ready for the Arsenal game because we'll need him there.




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:Friday October 19 2007

Time: 7:39AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Manchester United Articles

Carrick on Comeback Trail (Saturday October 25 2014)

Is Garay The Man? (Saturday October 25 2014)

Villa to Sign Cleverley in January! (Friday October 24 2014)

Van Gaal on Chelsea and Mourinho! (Friday October 24 2014)

Same Again for Chelsea Fixture! (Friday October 24 2014)

Valdes Talk! (Friday October 24 2014)

Sir Alex - The Film (Friday October 24 2014)

Madrid Want a Permanent Deal! (Friday October 24 2014)

United Happy Talk! (Thursday October 23 2014)

Bitter and Twisted? (Thursday October 23 2014)

Archived Manchester United 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)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
WBA 2 - 2 Man Utd
Man Utd 2 - 1 Everton
Man Utd 2 - 1 West Ham
Leicester City 5 - 3 Man Utd
Man Utd 4 - 0 Q.P.R.
Burnley 0 - 0 Man Utd

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Southampton 8 5 1 2 14 16
4. West Ham 8 4 1 3 4 13
5. Liverpool 8 4 1 3 1 13
6. Man Utd 8 3 3 2 3 12
7. Arsenal 8 2 5 1 2 11
8. Swansea 8 3 2 3 1 11
9. Spurs 8 3 2 3 -1 11

Breaking League News

Weekly Rumour Mill-A Couple of Links!
Burnley : 25/10/2014 10:16:00
Carrick on Comeback Trail
Man Utd : 25/10/2014 09:40:00
Is Garay The Man?
Man Utd : 25/10/2014 09:36:00
The Question-Ings!
Burnley : 25/10/2014 09:34:00
It`s Goodbye from Me!
Chelsea : 25/10/2014 09:29:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

United v Chelsea?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
Home Win! 67%
Away Win! 25%
Draw! 8%