Whoa Nellie

It wasn't so long ago that Ryan Nelsen wore the captains armband for the Black-and-Red.  For four seasons, the New Zealand international patrolled United's defensive end as few others in Major League Soccer can claim.  Nelsen now plays with EPL's Blackburn Rovers and has helped his new outfit overcome a sluggish start to climb five points clear of relegation. 

United fans may enjoy this look at Nellie's developing career.