OK, so he didn’t reduce Maicon to a quivering wreck a la Gareth Bale, and he hasn’t carried a struggling team on his shoulders like Scott Parker at West Ham, but nobody playing in England can match the Serbian powerhouse for week-in, week-out excellence. If the individual gongs were handed out in May, the Vidic mantelpiece would no doubt be full.
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Since arriving at Old Trafford in 2006, he has personified the consistency that has taken Sir Alex Ferguson’s side to four league titles during that time. And despite what the stats – and Vidic – might say, last season was arguably the centre-back’s finest season in a Manchester United shirt, despite having to play without first-choice partner Rio Ferdinand at various points in the campaign.
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