FOOTBALL NEWS

25/09/2012 15:00,

Vidic out for two months

Manchester United has issued the following statement regarding club captain Nemanja Vidic:

"Nemanja Vidic has had a meniscus operation on his right knee and will be out for around eight weeks.

"Sir Alex, as a precautionary measure, rested Vidic at the weekend, after he complained of tightness in his knee, however, further medical investigation revealed the underlying problem.

"The central defender was operated on this week and will be sidelined for about eight weeks."

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