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Who would have thought Michael Owen will be training at Old Trafford? The debate on his suitability rages on, at times emotionally charged with disbelief, vitriol and ridicule.

All eyes were on Manchester United to bounce back in style against Derby. And it is discomfiting that success rests heavily on the shoulders of one man: Cristiano Ronaldo.

In danger of scraping the barrel after Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool had toasted heartily for strong performances over the weekend, Manchester United came into the match against Fulham with only one thing in mind: to win.

Alex Ferguson is not ready to hand over the reins. At age 65, he is revitalized by the youth and energy in his team. Gushing at the attacking prowess of his players, he hailed the current squad as the strongest ever in over two decades of his tenure.

Paul Scholes will be out for three months with knee ligament damage. This will usually give Alex Ferguson a major headache but at this point of time, United is scoring freely.

Manchester United is back in sizzling form. The blossoming strike pair of Wayne Rooney and Carlos Tevez has become the foundation for United's current rich vein of form.