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Giggs Reinvented

By redmaster on Feb 22, 2009 - Twitter:@manutdtalk

There was a time not so long ago when United fans were rounding on Ryan Giggs for his poor performances. There was a feeling that his legs had gone and he could no longer make it at the top level. How wrong did those fans turn out to be?

This season we've witnessed Giggs reinvent himself as a central midfielder and the results have been impressive to say the least. I must admit I have always been uneasy about Giggs playing through the middle, but this season he's completely proved me wrong with some simply magical performances. He is excelling in his new midfield role and we're benefiting as a team too.

He's created 14 goals for us so far and that is a massive contribution considering we've found goals hard to come by in recent months. It's kept us in a strong position in all competitions and also makes him a contender for player of the season, one award he has unbelievably never won.

There's no doubt that he's coming to the end of his career, that much is obvious. But if he can still perform once a week in the form he is in now then I'll be glad to see his name on the teamsheet. We're lucky to have had such a loyal servant of the club for so many years and it'll be a real shame when he retires, I just hope we can squeeze another couple of years out of him.
  1. Nemanjaaa
    Got to admit RM the site is looking pretty good. Can't wait to get back on the forums though :)
  2. thekeanefella
    giggs has been immense of late , himself and scholes have been by far our best players recently and kept the team going on another incredible run of form.
    i will be astonished if giggs doesn't get pfa player of the year .

    the new look is awsome , well done to all concerned.
  3. -zuco-
    The new layout looks great huh? I can't wait until the forum comes back online :)
  4. versa
    A new lease of life for Giggs in the middle of the park. Refreshing and effective whenever he breaks forward into the box, something we have been missing since Scholes stopped doing so some moons ago and Anderson apparently too 'modest' about it....

    Back to the forum. Nice skin and texture. Pleasant to the eyes.

    Can't wait to explore the within. ;)

    But er... is it alright for the United logo to be partially covered?!
  5. Wazza1989
    wooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooow...........it loooks grea guys:D nice work:D keep it going this way:D:D
  6. Dee Dee
    Great post... Giggs LEGEND! New role, new United player!