Club captain Vidic oversaw a solid start to the season for the Reds. Starting in all of the first three games, Vida’s experience and know-how proved a huge fillip for David Moyes as United conceded only one goal in the trio of August fixtures.
September was not quite as comfortable for Vidic, as United suffered some high-profile defeats. Nemanja also missed the final two fixtures of the month through a calf strain.
After starting the opening two fixtures of the month, injuries ruled the captain out for nearly all of its remainder, but he produced a commanding performance on his return against Norwich in the Capital One Cup in the final game of the month.
Vidic featured in the first two games of the month, away to Fulham and Real Sociedad, but his afternoon was cut short in the following fixture against Arsenal. The Serbian defender was taken off at half-time after suffering concussion and missed the next two matches.
Having started December's opening three fixtures, injury and illness combined to