Man Utd boss Ferguson: Scholes back next week

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson says Paul Scholes is set for a playing return. Former England ace Scholes has missed United’s last dozen matches with a knee injury.

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson says Paul Scholes is set for a playing return.

Former England ace Scholes has missed United’s last dozen matches with a knee injury.

But he is closing in on a return and started light training again at the start of the week. Ferguson said: “Paul started back with us this week. He’s done a bit in the gym and expects to start training properly next Monday.”

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