Spector on special ride at Man. United

September 14, 2004
By Marc Connolly
Jonathan Spector knew it wasn't going to last forever.

He knew that his meteoric rise from U-17 National Team standout in America to Manchester United youth and reserve team player to first-team starter for arguably the most talented club in the world in just a year's time wasn't going to be without a few bumps in the road.

That's why even before the 18-year-old from Arlington Heights, Ill., didn't get to play in Saturday's 2-2 draw with Bolton he was level-headed when speaking ...

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