Originally posted on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 1/17/13
Legendary soccer coach Sir Alex Ferguson believes his star player Ryan Giggs will stay with Manchester United anther season. “he will play for another year … there are no discerning signs of tiredness or weakness in his game,” the club manager told SI. The soon to be 40 Giggs looked great in the Red Devils’ 1-0 win over West Ham in Wednesday’s third-round replay in the FA Cup at Old Trafford, quieting the critics who think he might be over the hill. Ferguson says “his quality is still there and he has fantastic balance. He has the appetite for it and he is just an incredible human being.” Giggs has played with United his entire career; the midfielder has won 12 English Premier League titles, five FA Cups and two Champions League trophies withthe team. Paul M. Banks is CEO of The Sports Bank.net, a Google News site generating millions of unique visitors. He’s also a regular contributor to Chicago Now, Chicago Tribune.com, Walter Football.com, Yardbarker, and Fox Sports A Fulbright scholar, published author and MBA, Banks has appeared on live radio all over the world; he’s also a member of the Football Writers Association of America, U.S. Basketball Writers Association, and Society of Professional Journalists. The President of the United States follows him on Twitter (@Paul_M_BanksTSB) You should too.
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