Rio Ferdinand is delighted two of his top five Barclays Premier League players are treading the boards on the biggest stage once more.

After making his mark on a second debut for Arsenal, Thierry Henry was followed onto the goalscoring chart by Paul Scholes on Saturday when the veteran midfielder set Manchester United on their way to victory over Bolton.

On Sunday, the pair will go head to head at the Emirates, as United head to Arsenal knowing they cannot afford to slip any further behind title favourites Manchester City and Ferdinand said: "It is great to see two of the best players come back."

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