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Friday 27 November
17:40 Sorry if we've been quiet this afternoon... we've been heads down, getting some exciting stuff ready for next week. Like what? Like the match programme for Tuesday night's Carling Cup tie against Spurs, the Goals of the Decade feature - watch five corking strikes per day from Monday - and a special report on Ryan Giggs' UNICEF trip to Sierra Leone, complete with some stunning photos. Phew. Oh, and there's a match tomorrow. Three o'clock on a Saturday, how novel. Hopefully Steve Bartram and Matt Nichols will have another United league win to write about. Enjoy your weekend y'all. (AB)
14:36 The Starmaker - aka Eric Harrison - is the special guest on MUTV's Countdown to Kick-off at 18:30 GMT this evening. Always forthright, it will be interesting to hear what Eric has to say about press criticism of United's youngsters. What he doesn't know about developing young players isn't worth knowing - after all, he mentored the Class of '92. (AB)
13:09 My team for Saturday at Portsmouth would be: Van der Sar; Rafael, Brown, Vidic, Evra; Valencia, Carrick, Fletcher, Obertan; Rooney, Berbatov. Tell me yours NOW, right here: Talking Reds. (BH)
12:03 OK, he's a city fan, but this video from a few years ago of The Fall's Mark E Smith reading the football results is genius. This score just in... Tottenham Hotspur postponed, West Ham United 1h. (BH)
11:54 Sir Alex says there are no immediate plans to offer Nemanja Vidic a new contract, but he's pleased to hear the Serbian is happy at United: "His contract runs