Manchester United left Stamford Bridge with only one point Sunday in their match against Chelsea, whose undefeated streak at home remains at a high 85 games. Struggling to gain their usual strong footing on the Premiership League tables with many of their starters out due to injury, the 1-1 draw against the Blues further demonstrated the club’s inability to succeed during these first few games of the season. Six total bookings against Man U saw their top boys –
It’s a given that managers need to stand by their team through thick and thin. But, it’s almost startling to hear Sir Alex Feguson find nothing wrong with quality of his player’s performance, specifically to the plays leading to their bookings. Both Neville and Rooney’s tackles had 0 traces of defendable justification, while Ronaldo’s arrogant demeanor towards the official’s call shows little class to his immense talent. Sir Alex should book himself a trip to the eye doctor. Though both sides did not play to their potential, clearly Ferguson had not seen the same 90 minutes that everyone else had.