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Sticking with an awards theme, The Times also named young Reds centre-back Jonny Evans as their Player of the Weekend.
The Daily Star says that a United reunion with David Beckham could be in doubt for the Reds' Champions League visit to Milan next week. Milan have struggled for form of late, and Becks was dropped for Sunday's 0-0 draw with Bologna.
Michael Carrick says Reds team-mate Rio Ferdinand will make the perfect England skipper. He said: "Rio's a terrific leader and a terrific captain. He's a world-class player. He's done it in the Champions League final and won it, so it won't faze him in that respect."