Tevez Tastes his Goals

  • 24 October 2007

Carlos Tevez admits he's loving life at Manchester United.

He said: "I love it here. Things have been going really well. It is great playing up front with Wayne (Rooney), he is an exceptional player.

"I believe we can achieve great things this season. I know how important the Premier League is to this club but Europe as well."

Foster: Physio's Humour Helps

  • 24 October 2007

BEN Foster has revealed the dark humour of the United medical staff is keeping him going during his long fight for fitness.

Although he could yet be back in action by the end of February or the beginning of March, Foster has effectively written off the season after being forced to undergo cruciate ligament surgery last summer.

Scholes Waiting on Scan

  • 24 October 2007

Sir Alex Ferguson faces an anxious wait for news on a scan on Paul Scholes' knee injury.

He will desperately hope rumours the former England midfielder will require an operation prove unfounded.

The diagnosis following the scan is expected on Wednesday.

Attacking Brilliance

  • 24 October 2007

Sir Alex Ferguson saluted his in-form attack after Manchester United fired four goals past shell-shocked Dynamo Kiev.

Cristiano Ronaldo grabbed a brace and there were further goals for Wayne Rooney and Rio Ferdinand as United created chance after chance.

Fergie: VDS is Fit

  • 24 October 2007

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson says goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar is fully fit, despite substituting the Dutchman late in last night's 4-2 victory at Dynamo Kiev.

Ferguson also confirmed Van der Sar had not suffered an injury and his decision to introduce Tomasz Kuszczak 10 minutes from the end had been pre-planned.

"Edwin wasn't hurt," said Ferguson.

United Smash Kiev

  • 24 October 2007

Two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo helped a dominant Manchester United to a comfortable victory at Dynamo Kiev.

Kiev's defence was poor. Actually to be blunt, they were awful for much of the match. They looked disjointed against a United side whose attacking wave of Carlos Tevez, Rooney, Ronaldo and Giggs were a cut above sublime.

Fergie: We Want Saha Fit

  • 23 October 2007

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson played questions over Louis Saha's fitness with a straight bat yesterday.

Last season Ferguson spoke publicly of the difficulties of convincing Saha he was fit to play. But the United manager has abandoned that tactic. Last night - crammed inside an interview area the size of a shoebox at the Olympiyskiy Stadium - Ferguson rather ducked the issue.