Ferguson wants Van der Sar to play on at Man Utd

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson wants Edwin van der Sar to play on next season.

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson wants Edwin van der Sar to play on next season.

The People says Ferguson recently insisted the Dutchman, sidelined following a hand operation, wouldn't make a decision on his future until after Christmas but United's goalkeeping situation has become an issue in recent weeks with stand-in Ben Foster struggling.

The word is that, after missing a big chunk of what was meant to be his last season, van der Sar will be happy to give it one more year.

 
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