Man Utd boss Ferguson reveals Rooney, Rafael fit for derby

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson says Wayne Rooney and Rafael da Silva are available for Monday's clash with Manchester City.

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson says Wayne Rooney and Rafael da Silva are available for Monday's clash with Manchester City.

Rooney returned from international duty with a groin injury, while Rafael suffered a similar problem during Saturday's win at Sunderland.

"Wayne and Rafael started training this morning, which is good news. They should be fine by Monday," Ferguson said.

Ferguson is also hopeful skipper Nemanja Vidic and Jonny Evans will have recovered from back and hamstring injuries respectively.

"They are not there yet, but we have time on our hands to get them right," he said.

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