Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas believes David Moyes has been given a free ride by the media. AVB has little sympathy for Moyes but believes Manchester United will recover to challenge for honours.

"For the champions of England to sit in their position I don't think there has been a lot of drama," he said.

"I was involved in another club before and there was much more drama surrounding my results than Manchester United's results.

"What I would say is they look to be coming back strong. At the end of the season I would say they will be there competing for that first place."

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