Select a Team

Prev Game: Europa League Thu 20th Oct

prev game - Manchester United
team 1 score team 2
Man Utd 4 - 1 Fenerbahce

Next Game: Premier League Sun 23rd Oct

next game - Manchester United
team 1 score team 2
Chelsea 16:00 Man Utd

Brown still giving his all

Stopper happy to do a job at Old Trafford

Last Updated: 29/11/10 5:43pm

  • Share:
Brown: Happy to do a job

Brown: Happy to do a job

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Veteran defender Wes Brown says he values every game he plays for Manchester United as he gets older.

SKY SPORTS ON SKY There's more live football on Sky Sports than ever before, including the Barclays Premier League, UEFA Champions League, Clydesdale Bank Premier League, England away Euro 2012 qualifiers and La Liga. With four live Sky Sports channels, as well as Sky Sports News, you'll never miss a moment on Sky. Click here for more. SKY BET ODDS United are 8/11 to get a win at Upton Park as Brown aims to return to the starting XI. Bet now.

"I am not getting any younger now and every game I do play I just try to enjoy and do my best for the team."
Wes Brown Quotes of the week

The 31-year-old, whose contract is due to expire at the end of next season, has seen his first-team opportunities at United become restricted of late.

Brown is not sure how much time he has left at Old Trafford, and could even make his exit during one of the next two transfer windows.

However the stopper, who is expected to make a Carling Cup quarter-final outing at West Ham on Tuesday evening, insists he will continue to give everything for the Red Devils while manager Sir Alex Ferguson has a place for him.


"I am not getting any younger now and every game I do play I just try to enjoy and do my best for the team," said Brown.

"You have to give everything for the cause. That is the most important thing for me."

Brown has sat out three matches since his involvement in a run of six games from seven earlier in the season, culminating in a scrappy display at Aston Villa this month.

However, the defender is a Carling Cup ever-present this term, and could be handed the captain's armband once again on Tuesday after skippering United to victory over Wolves in the last round.

"It has been great to be back playing some games," he said.

"I am really enjoying things at the moment. I am training hard and hopefully I will have more opportunities in the coming months."

Despite seeing limited action on the pitch this term, Brown knows what is expected of him having experienced hours of repetitive work on the training ground.


"Staying focused is the most important thing when it comes to defending," he added. "We do a lot of repetitive drills in training to help you do that.

"We have this thing called wave games, where we basically attack and defend, over and over again.

"It helps drill it into your head what you need to do in one-on-one situations."

  • Share:


Related Profiles

Most Popular


New role for Pogba?

New role for Pogba?

Danny Higginbotham explains why Jose Mourinho could change Paul Pogba’s role against Chelsea.

Key Battle: Luiz v Ibra

Key Battle: Luiz v Ibra

Will David Luiz or Zlatan Ibrahimovic come out on top when Chelsea host Manchester United? We check the stats...

Man Utd talking points

Man Utd talking points

We pick out five talking points from Manchester United's Europa League win over Fenerbahce.

Missing Men

Play Missing Men

Manchester United

Man Utd's 0-0 draw with Tottenham in 2005