Carlos Tevez stakes contract claim as Manchester United beat Manchester City
It is never wise to count on a Manchester City side whose substance bears no relation to the expense incurred in buying several of these footballers. Manchester United must have felt they were being allowed to saunter to the title. The lead now stands at three buy canada goose parka cheap points and they have a game in hand buy canada goose coat online over Liverpool.
United now need a maximum of four points from their remaining three fixtures to be certain of can you wash a canada goose parka retaining their Premier League title. Squad rotation may be canada goose coat 1000 bulbs lamps standard practice at Old Trafford click canada goose, but Sir Alex Ferguson’s team selection showed that he judged the level of risk buy canada goose parka ottawa in this match to be canada goose coat 1000 bulbs moderate at best.
Players such as Michael Carrick and Wayne Rooney were on the bench, while Rio Ferdinand, who has a calf strain, was not involved. There was sufficient zeal among those who were average price for a canada goose jacket picked. Carlos Tevez, having complained that he feels marginalised at Old Trafford, did as much as he could to show that United buying canada goose jacket online should spend the £22m needed to make his signing permanent.
Long before the Argentinian’s goal there was incisiveness from him. He had best canada goose coat for women swept inside Nedum Onuoha from the left and struck the far post. His goal, however, came with the aid of some svelte build-up as Dimitar Berbatov tamed a steeply-dropping ball from Darren Fletcher before passing to the striker. Tevez made space for himself burlington coat factory canada goose coat and fired home off the inside of the post in the 45th minute for the second goal. He was also to hit the woodwork in the dying moments.
United had assumed the lead through a Cristiano Ronaldo free-kick after 17 minutes that brushed Nigel de Jong. The City goalkeeper, Shay Given, still appeared to have erred by taking a step to his right and then finding he could not cover the gap to his left. Ronaldo maintained an expression of petulant disbelief long after his substitution, which came with half-an-hour to go. Ferguson had not needed to make full use of the Portuguese.
When City did rally after the interval, an otherwise muted Robinho smacked an Elano pass off-target.
Edwin van der Sar did eventually have to make a good save, from the substitute Martin Petrov, but City as a club have yet to develop a sense of direction.