Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Ferguson Praises Chicharito

Manchester United coach Sir Alex Ferguson has hailed the impact of Javier Hernández during his first season at Old Trafford and in an exclusive interview with ESPN, said he expects the 22-year Mexican improve further.

Ferguson was speaking at the announcement of United's summer tour to the United States, for the second consecutive year, the Red Devils will face the eleven selected in Major League Soccer in the annual game of stars, which be held at the Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey, on Wednesday 27 July.

It was at this game last year for the first time Hernandez wore the colors of United, and striker marked the occasion with a goal that immediately generated rave reviews from his manager and his senior colleagues.

"I remember saying to Paul Scholes ' he'll score 25 goals, '" said Ferguson. "I said, 'do you believe?". He said,' Yes, he has the touch '. So we had expectations that mark. "

Goals from Hernandez in the World Cup against France and Argentina had already suggested that he was a rising star, but despite these impressive displays and their promise in the preseason game, Ferguson did not expect the level of consistency that led to mark 16 times in 34 games this season.

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