Manchester United lose Vidic for eight weeks after knee surgery

MANCHESTER (Sporting Alert) — Manchester United are confirming that captain and leading defender Nemanja Vidic will be ruled out of action for eight weeks after knee a surgery. Vidic was missing from the United starting line-up against Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday, which sparked several concerns about his fitness. The club stated then that his…

Reports: Nemanja Vidic is not injured, only being rested

LIVERPOOL (Sporting Alert) — Captain and leading centre-back Nemanja Vidic is not injured, but has been rested for today’s Barclays Premier League clash at Anfield, officials around the club are saying. Vidic was shockingly excluded from the United starting XI and his absence from the team all together sparked further reasons to believe that the Serbian could…

Vidic ruled out: Manchester United v Liverpool Live

LIVERPOOL (Sporting Alert) — Jonjo Shelvey has been rewarded for his midweek impressive performance with a starting place for Liverpool in this afternoon’s Premier League clash with Manchester United at Anfield. Shelvey netted twice for Liverpool against Young Boys in the Europa League on Thursday, and manager Brendan Rodger has decided to give him a…