Manchester United fullback Patrice Evra has entered 2011 with a big shiner.

And the man responsible for it is none other than his United captain!

Asked how it came about, Evra said: "His name is Nemanja Vidic.

"He told me after the game that when they say 'Happy New Year' to someone in Serbia, they give them a big elbow in the eye. Thanks Vida!"

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