United star set for comeback
Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed defender Rafael da Silva is close to a return from injury.
The Brazilian hasn't featured since the Community Shield win over Manchester City after suffering a dislocated shoulder in training but Ferguson has now confirmed he is close to making a return to first-team action. "Rafael is training," said Ferguson. "He has been for over a week now. The contact situation is something we're aware about. It was a big operation on his shoulder. "We hope we can maybe fit a Reserves game in for him but he's coming along fine. There is no setback or anything like that, he's been training every day." Manchester United fans can listen to how they get on against Otelul Galati with the new fantastic iTalkFootball audio commentary app for iPhone featuring studio commentary on ALL Premier League games plus many other matches. There's also the very latest match reports, news and live scores from all popular global leagues. Download iTalkFootball from the App Store.