Friday, May 1, 2009

Preview: Manchester United v Middlesborough

Wes Brown returns to United squad for the first time since the end of January. Rio Ferdinand ruled out by a rib injury. Brown has been drafted into the United squad as cover for Jonny Evans following his recovery from a foot injury.

Ryan Giggs and Wayne Rooney could be playing this Saturday, although more senior players could be involved after the win against The Gunners at OT.

Manchester United (from): Van der Sar, Foster, Kuszczak, O'Shea, Rafael, Brown, Vidic, Evra, Evans, Ronaldo, Nani, Scholes, Fletcher, Anderson, Carrick, Park, Giggs, Rooney, Tevez, Berbatov, Macheda, Welbeck.

United league form: LWWWW

Key opponent: Stewart Downing - effective operator down the left.

Boro are battling for their lives, but United should win easy this match. Go United Go!!


By Paul 'Devil' Grippo
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