Villa boss Lambert: Man Utd winger Young no diver

Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert insists Manchester United winger Ashley Young is no diver. United visit Villa Park today.

Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert insists Manchester United winger Ashley Young is no diver.

United visit Villa Park today.

Lambert said: "I don’t think he dives intentionally. He tries to do things on the pitch, sometimes he gets caught.

"They move so quickly, the slightest nick can send them over. It’s up to the referee.

"In any dangerous situation as a defender you must be sure. You can’t just bring him down. I say that about every player — not just Ashley Young."

 
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