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Thursday 28 May 2009
Edwin van der Sar cited an inability to retain possession as the major reason for Manchester United's Champions League final defeat in Rome last night.
Monday 18 May 2009
Manchester United goalkeeper Ben Foster was ruled out of the Champions League final today after undergoing surgery on his right thumb.
Monday 27 April 2009
Ryan Giggs last night won the Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year award for the first time in his 18-year career. The Manchester United winger saw off the challenge of team-mates Nemanja Vidic, Rio Ferdinand, Edwin van der Sar and Liverpool's Steven Gerrard to add the honour to the Young Player of the Year award which he picked up in 1992 and 1993. "It's arguably the best one to win, to be voted by your fellow players," said the 35-year-old.
Saturday 25 April 2009
Tomorrow evening the players will reveal who among their peers they regard as the season's best. The smart money, so much of it that the bookies stopped taking bets, is on Ryan Giggs being the Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year. On the weekend he could make his 800th Manchester United appearance this would be a fitting tribute to one of the sport's legends, even if it is hard to argue that Giggs really has been the campaign's most influential player.
Sunday 22 March 2009
Friday 20 March 2009
Theo Walcott and Aaron Lennon are both still in contention for Fabio Capello's England squad next week despite having been named in Stuart Pearce's under-21s yesterday. The Manchester United goalkeeper Ben Foster is also a strong possibility for a place in the squad for next Saturday's friendly against Slovakia.
Wednesday 18 March 2009
Manchester United goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar has declined an offer from Netherlands coach Bert van Marwijk to make a comeback for the national team.
Sunday 22 February 2009
Monday 16 February 2009
Ryan Giggs is too modest to say whether he is in the form of his life, so Manchester United assistant manager Mike Phelan did it for him.
Sunday 15 February 2009
As baptisms into the world of League management go, Nigel Clough conceded with a wry smile last week, facing the best club team in the world three times in your first eight games can reasonably be described as being of the fiery variety. And yet, as Clough pointed out while his Derby County squad completed their preparations for today's FA Cup fifth-round tie at home to Manchester United, it has probably been no bad thing.
Monday 09 February 2009
Edwin Van der Sar is getting so tired of talking about his record goalkeeping exploits he is preparing to let one in, just to bring his run to an end.
Sunday 25 January 2009
Edwin van der Sar must keep out West Bromwich Albion's less-than-lethal attack for 84 minutes at the Hawthorns on Tuesday to set a new Premier League goalkeeping record. The Manchester United keeper has not been beaten in the 942 minutes since Arsenal's Samir Nasri scored the second of his two goals on 8 November. Chelsea's Petr Cech holds the current record at 1,025 minutes, which he took from United's Peter Schmeichel in 2005, but that is still short of Steve De'Ath's Football League best of 1,103 minutes for Reading and the British record for all competitive games, held by Chris Woods of Rangers, who once went unbeaten for 1,196 minutes (19 hours and 56 minutes).
Saturday 20 December 2008
Ryan Giggs is crossing his fingers the draining effects of jet-lag do not have a negative influence on Manchester United's hopes of a Premier League title hat-trick.
Friday 12 December 2008
Edwin van der Sar a has agreed a new one-year contract extension with Manchester United.
Monday 01 December 2008
Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo is set to win the prestigious Ballon d'Or overnight.
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