Fergie has a major selection headache ahead of Sundayâ€™s top-of-the-table clash with Chelsea in the Barclays Premier League, after Hernandez scored twice in midweek to stake his claim for a starting place alongside either Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie of Danny Welbeck.
â€śItâ€™s a good problem to haveâ€ť said Sir Alex. â€śI donâ€™t always enjoy it [telling players theyâ€™re not playing] but it has to be done. In fairness to all the players they've accepted it well and adapted to it. I donâ€™t have any great problems other than having to tell one or two of them they're not playing.
â€śChicha was tremendous the other night. Heâ€™s a really terrific player and such a dedicated footballer and professional in every training session. Heâ€™s improving â€“ thatâ€™s the good thing about him.
â€śThe thing that is making the difference to him is he got a proper rest in the summer. It was exhausting in the way it had been in the previous three years for him. Thatâ€™s helping him.â€ť