Despite Danny Welbeck‚Äôs emergence and Javier Hernandez‚Äôs return to fitness giving the manager more options in attack, the Bulgarian‚Äôs attitude has been exemplary.
With Michael Owen also back in full training, the competition is probably as tough for a place in the forward line as anywhere within the champions' star-studded squad.
‚ÄúBerbatov has been brilliant,‚ÄĚ Ferguson told manutd.com. ‚ÄúHis handling of the situation has been terrific. He‚Äôs not complained one bit.
‚ÄúHe‚Äôs a really good professional and he‚Äôll play his part, like all the players on the team. It won‚Äôt be at this moment in time because the space between games is good. Then we‚Äôve got the international break for two weeks and, when they come back, the European games start up and Berbatov will be involved as he‚Äôs got the experience and the ability to play a big part.‚ÄĚ