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Owen proves his worth to Ferguson

Published: Wednesday 9 December 2009, 0.08CET
Sir Alex Ferguson was full of praise for Michael Owen after his hat-trick earned Manchester United FC a 3-1 win at VfL Wolfsburg that secured the English champions top spot in UEFA Champions League Group B. "It was a fantastic performance," said the United manager. "Michael's finishing and positional play were superb. The evidence of a player is always on the field and Michael has proved his worth this evening."
 

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Published: Wednesday 9 December 2009, 0.08CET

Owen proves his worth to Ferguson

Sir Alex Ferguson was full of praise for Michael Owen after his hat-trick earned Manchester United FC a 3-1 win at VfL Wolfsburg that secured the English champions top spot in UEFA Champions League Group B. "It was a fantastic performance," said the United manager. "Michael's finishing and positional play were superb. The evidence of a player is always on the field and Michael has proved his worth this evening."
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