Whilst the 5-0 win away at Bayer Leverkusen has probably been Manchester United’s most memorable team performance of the season, few single moments will have warmed the hearts of Reds more than Danny Welbeck’s sublime second goal against Swansea in August.
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Danny Welbeck’s season started with a bang after scoring two goals against Swansea on the opening day of the Premier League, since then though, his season has gone downhill. He lost a bit of form in September, and shortly after the young striker has been sidelined with a knee problem. It has now been discovered that he may require surgery on that knee.
Danny Welbeck is set to miss United’s Super Sunday showdown against Arsenal due to a knee problem. The striker has been out of action for almost a month due to the injury, and his stay on the sidelines looks set to continue. United will be looking for three points on Sunday, against a tricky Arsenal side who sit five points clear at the top of the table.
David Moyes’ men remain unbeaten in Champions League football after a decent 1-1 draw away at Shakhtar Donetsk. Despite playing poorly in the Premier League, United look very good in European football albeit early on. The Reds defended well throughout, and looked solid in the centre of midfield.
Danny Welbeck scored a superb brace in England colours tonight, his first came after an excellent piece of solo work, and his second a lovely dink over the keeper. The Manchester United man didn’t celebrate the first though, because seconds earlier he picked up a harsh booking which will rule him out of the game against Ukraine on Tuesday night.
England ran out 3-2 winners against Scotland at Wembley tonight, with Danny Welbeck scoring his sixth England goal in a man of the Match performance. The striker scored a headed goal to put the Three Lions back on level terms, before debutant Rickie Lambert scored the winner.
Ahead of the Chelsea game at the weekend, Sir Alex has revealed that England striker Danny Welbeck will not be available for selection due to a knee problem. The boss also revealed Paul Scholes may return with a spot on the bench; It’d be nice to see him one last time in our red shirt.
Several comparisons between our strike force from the treble winning season of 1999 and the four strikers we have now, and United’s betting partner Bwin decided to put on a little test. Dwight Yorke and Andy Cole formed a ‘telepathic’ partnership almost fifteen years ago, and our current strikers have attempted to match them.
England number one Joe Hart has been discussing the general mood amongst the England camp, and adds that the morale amongst the group, although they play for different Premier League clubs is a respectful one. Hart also added Danny Welbeck is a massive United fan, making him hard to crack.
The 22-year old striker is amongst five for the England Player of the Year award, alongside Joe Hart, Ashley Cole, as well as Liverpool duo Glen Johnson and Steven Gerrard. Welbeck featured for England 11 times in 2012, scoring five goals, which is more than any other player.