Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 11/11/12
We head into the international break with a good chunk of the season behind us and the games now start to come fast and furious as we head into Boxing Day. Right now, the top three teams are as we expected them to be, but there are real questions over who will finish fourth. Let's start at the top, where you have to take your hat off to Manchester United and Sir Alex Ferguson. He's got four phenomenal strikers and he's kept them all happy and fed. Chicharito's performance this week was simply enormous: he's been so classy in biding his time - all young players should hear the interview he gave after this weekend's game. He was gracious, he was smart and came off as a man who knows that sometimes you have to wait for your chances - and then seize them when they come along. The manner in which United are winning games is telling in two ways: they've now won eight out of 16 games across all competitions after going down a goal or two. That speaks to their character and their quality ...
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