Sir Alex confirms defensive injury woes set to continue


Speaking in a post-match interview with MUTV, Sir Alex has confirmed that Manchester United’s defensive injuries are set to continue until at least the Fulham game with four central defenders still sidelined for Saturday.
“I don’t think any of them [Ferdinand, Evans, Smalling, Jones] will be fit for Saturday.” – Sir Alex Ferguson
He said: “Hopefully Jonny Evans is getting near. Obvoiusly we’ve got a good week’s training now and that will bring him on a good bit.
“Hopefully in a couple of weeks we should be okay.
“Michael Carrick’s not used to playing as a centre-back but he did all right, he did fine. He applied himself well tonight – they all did.”
Michael may have done OK but in all honestly, he didn’t have the best of games. Fo...

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