Man Utd boss Ferguson: Evans an absolute gem

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson was full of praise for Jonny Evans after last night's 1-0 victory over Middlesbrough. He told MUTV: "We are very good defensively.

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson was full of praise for Jonny Evans after last night's 1-0 victory over Middlesbrough.

He told MUTV: "We are very good defensively.

"Jonny Evans has come in for Rio Ferdinand, and he’s done fantastic. The boy’s an absolute gem of a player. We’re so lucky to have him. He’s only 20, but he reads the game so well."

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