Come off it.
A 35-year-old who has changed position and has to be used sparingly cannot be compared to the energetic wing wizard of his youth and the Manchester United
assistant manager should know better.
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Giggs may be in great form and producing standout performances, but he simply cannot do what he used to.
He doesn't have the drive or the speed.
Take his goal against West Ham
earlier this month.
It was very impressive and made the defenders look more than a little silly, but does it really compare to his FA Cup goal against Arsenal
a decade ago?
Not a chance (take a look at the older effort for yourself, if you have doubts) and ask yourself this question: Could Giggs do the same thing now?
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Hats off to the Welshman for reinventing himself, for his longevity, for his sheer class.
But when he was younger there was a bit of Cristiano Ronaldo about him.
Now he is more like his old United colleague David Beckham: limited.