He understands the game. He may not be a player you always notice but has the gift of fitting the play together, the back four into the midfield, and he is still a big threat when it comes to scoring goals.
People talk about Cristiano Ronaldo and Ryan Giggs having superb seasons for United but Scholes is the missing link.
He plays where all the traffic is. Michael Carrick is on the outside, but Scholes is in there, winning battles and dictating play.
Stop him and I believe Liverpool will win - let him run the game and Manchester United will edge closer to that title.