United edged six points clear of title rivals Manchester City after last weekend’s injury-time 3-2 triumph, but the Reds aren’t resting on that lead as they enter a crucial stage of the league calendar
“The manager talks a lot about the Christmas period being one of the toughest spells of the Premier League season,” adds Jones.
“To be in a strong position at the turn of the year is vital. We’ve put ourselves in a good position and we need to keep it going now.”
Read the full interview in the Sunderland edition of United Review.
The Sunderland edition of United Review, the official match programme, includes:
- Phil Jones interview
- Sir Alex's programme notes
- Derby reaction
- Andy Cole column
- Cantona on that goal v Sunderland
- Paddy Crerand column