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Berbatov holds out against Liverpool in the derby17-09-2010
Striker Dimitar Berbatov will be returned in the composition of Manchester United for the upcoming derby in the Premier League with Liverpool. The manager of the Reds' Alex Ferguson rested on the Bulgarian striker a few more players in the Champions League on Tuesday between United and Glasgow Rangers, drew 0:0.
This week Sir Alex Ferguson made ten changes to the team after United's equality 3:3 with Everton last Saturday.
"He said he feels very well this season and enjoy the football, practicing. Berbatov will play Sunday," said the Scottish specialist on Friday.
"We took a calculated risk with the squad for the Champions League. We had good players capable of winning victory against Rangers," said Ferguson.
Protection of Manchester United will be composed by John O'Shea, Patrice Evra, Rio Ferdinand and Nemanja Vidic. Edwin van der Sar will again be held, and another veteran Paul Scholes also return to the composition of United's derby with Liverpool.
"Sometimes I'm like a parrot, but for us it is the biggest match. The duel is different from all others, but I do not think Liverpool will play safety," added Ferguson.
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