Sir Alex Ferguson will be looking for some major defensive improvement after Manchester United slipped to a 3-2 defeat against Serie A champions Inter Milan.

Although there were plenty of positives for Ferguson to take out of the game, not least an industrious performance from goalscorer Wayne Rooney, his back four will need to tighten up after a series of costly mistakes.

Rooney opened the scoring before Inter hit back through a David Suazo brace and a Zlatan Ibrahimovic tap-in. Cristiano Ronaldo´s driven free-kick that Adriano inexplicably nodded into his own net just before the hour mark to give United hope, however, it was Rooney who was United´s inspiration.

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