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Friday 22 January 2010
The Manchester United defender John O'Shea is to miss the rest of the season because of a blood clot in his leg. O'Shea, 28, has not played since the Republic of Ireland's World Cup play-off defeat to France in November as his nation failed to reach the finals. Initially it was thought it was nothing more serious than a dead leg, but there have been worrying complications.
Thursday 21 January 2010
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson expects John O'Shea to miss the remainder of the season following complications after the defender suffered a dead leg.
Wednesday 06 January 2010
Friday 01 January 2010
Thursday 31 December 2009
Sir Alex Ferguson has ruled out the possibility of making major additions to his Manchester United squad during the January transfer window.
Friday 18 December 2009
Manchester United keeper Edwin van der Sar is returning to Holland to get a fresh assessment on his troublesome knee injury.
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Sunday 13 December 2009
Sunday 06 December 2009
Friday 27 November 2009
Gary Neville insists Manchester United have no time to feel sorry for themselves after Wednesday's shock Champions League defeat to Besiktas.
Wednesday 25 November 2009
Wes Brown has no intention of quitting Manchester United even though he has once again be reduced to the role of stand-in.
Saturday 21 November 2009
A new dad and captain of his country, Wayne Rooney returns to domestic duty today after being told he is behind at least five other players in Sir Alex Ferguson's pecking order for the Manchester United armband.
Friday 20 November 2009
Sir Alex Ferguson is confident Rio Ferdinand will not be consigned to a lengthy period on the sidelines after identifying the root of his current injury problems.
Tuesday 10 November 2009
Sir Alex Ferguson and his players became obsessed with the position of referee Martin Atkinson when Chelsea scored the winning goal at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. They should have been more concerned about the position of goalscorer John Terry.
Sunday 11 October 2009
Monday 05 October 2009
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