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Fellow midfielder Darren Fletcher is quoted on the Daily Mirror website on his desire to follow the veterans' lead by sticking around at Old Trafford. The Scot says, "If you are lucky enough to stay, you will have played at the top for your whole career and it does not get much bigger than Manchester United. Everything about the club makes it the place you want to be. No-one really thinks about leaving when you are here.”