Fergie has a major selection headache ahead of Sunday‚Äôs 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.
‚ÄúIt‚Äôs a good problem to have‚ÄĚ said Sir Alex. ‚ÄúI don‚Äôt always enjoy it [telling players they‚Äôre not playing] but it has to be done. In fairness to all the players they've accepted it well and adapted to it. I don‚Äôt have any great problems other than having to tell one or two of them they're not playing.
‚ÄúChicha was tremendous the other night. He‚Äôs a really terrific player and such a dedicated footballer and professional in every training session. He‚Äôs improving ‚Äď that‚Äôs the good thing about him.
‚ÄúThe 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. That‚Äôs helping him.‚ÄĚ