Fergie and Wenger to rest big names in Premier League

Alex Ferguson is deciding whether to give Federico Macheda his first
Premier League start as Manchester United visit Middlesbrough tomorrow.

The Italian teenager scored winning goals against Aston Villa and Sunderland
on his first two substitute appearances.


Arsene Wenger is planning to rest some of his Arsenal players for tomorrow’s
game at Portsmouth.

Arsenal will head to the south coast without injured leading scorer Robin van

Fellow striker Eduardo and defender Mikael Silvestre have both been hit by
similar problems, but Andrey Arshavin – who’s cup-tied in Europe – should