The Red Devils boss has declared that the 27-year-old will play in Wednesday's cup tie, but admits that he is not the sort of player who copes well with absences
The Gunners are closely tracking the West Ham powerhouse, who has a €4.2 million release clause, but want to be convinced of his fitness before making a formal move
The veteran Manchester United defender feels that his old team are noticeably similar to his current club and hopes that Joe Cole will be a success after rejoining the Hammers
The last time the Hammers visited Old Trafford on cup duty they were thrashed 6-0 by Sir Alex Ferguson's side in January 2003, but were cruelly denied in this tie's original game
Footage in which Gunners supporters insult and confront the duo as they travel together to the Emirates Stadium for the match against Manchester City on Sunday has emerged
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