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Friday 2 December
17:39 Sir Alex has suggested Rafael could still be in the squad for tomorrow's Villa Park encounter, despite initially appearing to rule both twins out of the game at his morning press conference. "Rafael played his first game [against Crystal Palace] and found it difficult with the fitness side of it but he should be okay for the weekend," he revealed to MUTV later in the day.
17:30 Check out MUTV's match preview from the link on the left-hand side as we continue to look forward to the big game with Aston Villa tomorrow. (AM)
16:23 I've been at Carrington most of the day to interview Sir Alex, Wayne Rooney and Ashley Young ahead of tomorrow's game. Young, in particular, is relishing the prospect of going back to his former club and hopes he'll get a good reception! Hear from all three in 'Countdown 2 Kick-off' tonight from 6.30pm BST with more in Matchday Live on Saturday. (Mark Sullivan, MUTV)
15:57 Fabio has been nominated for the 2011 Samba de Ouro trophy which is presented to the best Brazilian player in European football. The trophy is in its fourth year and the shortlist of 30 includes four other Brazilians from the Premier League - Sandro (Spurs), Lucas (Liverpool), David Luiz and Ramires (both Chelsea). Votes are cast by Brazilian legends, journalists and fans and you can pledge your support to Fabio now. (GT)