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Welbeck Could Start!

Welbeck Could Start!

Now this is one big thing. Many complained that we do not have enough local talent coming through and none of the lads have a chance of holding down a regular first-team spot.

Fergie, however, had hinted before that Danny Welbeck could be a superstar. And his progress looks set to be accelerated due to the shortage of strikers in the first team: he may even start tomorrow against City!

'I may bring in the boy Welbeck, possibly from the start,' Fergie said.

'The boy has a chance of making it. We think he has that temperament.

'I think we want to keep Cristiano Ronaldo as a wide player, so we are short up front. Louis Saha is not back and we could have played Ryan Giggs through the middle but I think Welbeck has got the temperament.

'We will see tomorrow but I need to be very, very clear about everyone's fitness.'


Now, I would love it. His style would complement Tevez finely and possibly his enthusiasm would make up for lack of experience - and maybe it's possible that City won't take him seriously. I support the idea of starting him, it can't possibly do any harm for the boy.

Writer:Zae
Date:Saturday February 9 2008
Time: 4:10PM

Comments

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i am counting on mancity to get a point off you lots.
kaybee
09/02/2008 16:21:00
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i think he should start. it would certainly do no harm to his confidence, and with rooney suspended its a great chance for him.
simonm
09/02/2008 19:09:00
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Isn't the type of game to be taking such gambles though, is it?
Boro 01
09/02/2008 20:16:00
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maybe, but with rooney suspended its the best time for him. also city arn't having the best run of games im sure his pace and determination will cause the city defence some problems. link him with tevez i think we have the potential for some goals of the pair
simonm
09/02/2008 20:25:00
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i would love to see him star but i think we got more chance of seeing god.
rooneyisgod
09/02/2008 21:19:00
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im glad to hear this, i wrote earlier on the vital man city site before i heard this news that i would start welbeck. for anyone who cares, my team was; VAN DER SAR, BROWN, RIO, VIDA, SIMPSON (or o'shea) RONALDO, ANDERSON, SCHOLES, NANI, WELBECK, TEVEZ subs: KUSZACZK, NEVILLE, CARRICK, HARGREAVES, GIGGS
united4life
09/02/2008 22:10:00
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never underestimate ur opponents.. esp ur derby rivals.
McGooner
10/02/2008 14:29:00
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U4Life - no one cares, you mug
AFC85Lew
10/02/2008 14:34:00
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hahah U4Life, so much for all the bull***** yu have been sprouting since last week. what a performance by ur lads. that's not championship material is it, and now the destiny of the title is no longer in ur hands. So catch us if yu can. ARSENE WENGER's army marches on..
luckys_10
10/02/2008 15:25:00
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hahahahahahaha.. where was welbeck?.. he shud hv played
McGooner
10/02/2008 15:29:00
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