The Manchester United players came close to pressing the self-destruct button some hours before their all-important 2008 Champions League final clash with Premier League rivals Chelsea and had manager Sir Alex Ferguson for putting the situation under control. England international Owen Hargreaves was in that Manchester United squad and he recently told BeIN Sports what happened a day before the game against Chelsea at the LuzhnikiStadium in Moscow.
Hargreaves revealed that a fight almost broke out amongst the Manchester United players during a training game at the match venue. According to him, the training game was so intense that the two set of players involved almost had a fight. The ex-Bayern Munich player said one team lost and everyone was moaning at each other before Sir Alex Ferguson had to step in to calm the situation. Continue reading “FERGUSON IN KEY CONTRIBUTION TOWARDS TITLE”
Legendary Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson is undoubtedly the greatest Premier League manager in the history of the competition. The veteran Scotsman led the Red Devils to several titles during his time at the club.
Sir Alex Ferguson was at Manchester United as a manager for almost three decades. He spent 27 years in the Old Trafford dugout between 1986 and 2013 when he called it quit shortly after leading the Red Devils to their last league title till date. His greatest achievement at Manchester United came at the end of the 1998/99 campaign when he led the club to an unprecedented treble. Continue reading “FERGUSON: GREATEST PREMIER LEAGUE MANAGER”
Legendary Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson retired from football management almost a decade ago after spending around three decades in the dugout at Old Trafford. During his time at Manchester United, he made a lot of signings. Some of his biggest signings include Eric Cantona, Roy Keane, Ruud Van Nistelrooy, Wayne Rooney, Cristiano Ronaldo, Rio Ferdinand, Patrice Evra and NemanjaVidic.
Sir Alex Ferguson also made some poor signings during his time at Manchester United from Bebe to David Bellion to Gabriel Obertan and many more. The retired Scots manager recently stunned many with choice of the worst signing of his managerial reign. He spent 27 years at the Old Trafford outfit. Continue reading “HARGREAVES, MY WORST SIGNING – FERGUSON”
Manchester United boss Olé Gunnar Solksjær has made a sensational comparison between four of his senior stars to a certain quarter of players that used to play for former manager Sir Alex Ferguson. Although United are yet to enjoy success close to what the legendary Scot enjoyed during his reign as the manager of the Red Devils, there is a growing belief that the hunt for a first Premier League title since Sir Alex retired could finally come to an end following the team’s current form.
United are currently on a 14-game unbeaten run which has seen them maintain their spot as the Premier League table-toppers as the charge for the title continues. Although many still believe United don’t have enough firepower to lead them to title glory, there is still the belief within the dressing room that it is very much possible, especially if they can continue to maintain the blistering form that they are currently in. Continue reading ” Solksjær Compares His Quartet Of Players To Sir Alex’s Stars”
Legendary Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has pledged to the Food Poverty Campaign as he praised Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford for the initiative to feed school children. The former Manchester United manager has pledged £2m to the campaign. Sir Alex Ferguson is delighted to collaborate with Marcus Rashford on the Food Poverty Campaign aimed at providing school meals.
The aim is for food poverty to end according to Sir Alex Ferguson and has pledged the aforementioned sum to the cause alongside friend and philanthropist Sir Michael Mont.In an interview with The Times, Sir Alex Ferguson appealed for people to support the campaign as he revealed that Marcus Rashford has opened the eyes of the whole of England on the number of people in need of food as he praised the Manchester United Academy graduate for his work in this regard. Continue reading “FERGUSON PLEDGES £2m TO CAMPAIGN”
The legendary name of Sir Alex Ferguson is similar to the emphatic wins of the teams under him. He made impossible things possible several times as he was able to put the urge among the footballers to win a match at all costs. His team Manchester United has gifted many such moments to the football lovers where they fought back strongly from behind and ultimately named the match for them. In a recent match between Bolton Wanderers and Grimsby Town, the coach of the first team alleged that his footballer didn’t show enough desire to win the match till the last minute. Though the match ended as a draw with no goals for anyone, Bolton Wanderers coach Ian Evatt somehow felt that they could have won the match at the end of the day. As the Wanderers lost many of their easiest sitters to put the ball into the net, they ultimately had to leave the ground with a draw.
Sir Alex Ferguson is one of those legendary coaches of the world who have made many miracles in the football coaching career. He was one of the finest players of the world from Scotland and has played 317 matches in his 17 years long career. He scored 171 goals for all his teams. But the real magic in him came out when he was appointed as a coach of Manchester United in 1986. Among the 1500 matches he managed Manchester United; he won almost 60% of them. Sir Alex Ferguson led Manchester United to many emphatic wins and championships. Continue reading “Coaches Follow Sir Alex Ferguson’s Traits”
Former West Brom and Newcastle United striker Solomon Rondon has confirmed Manchester United made a move for him in the winter transfer window. He stated that all the rumours about the interest were real and not smoke in the wind.
The Red Devils were in the market to get a replacement for the injured Marcus Rashford who is rumored to be out for the rest of the season. Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted that the injury to Marcus Rashford is worse than earlier feared and the player might not return for the remainder of 2019-2020 season. Continue reading “RONDON CONFIRMED MAN UTD APPROACH”
The legendary former Manchester United coach Sir Alex Ferguson once asked his team members to closely listen to the furious Liverpool dressing room conversation after they beat their opponent at Anfield in 1997. Former Manchester United star Ronny Johnsen recalled the incident by stating that Manchester United and Liverpool were both contesting for the title, but because of Ferguson, Manchester United was able to win the match. Manchester United smashed Liverpool’s hopes of claiming the Premier League trophy when they won the match with 3-1. If Manchester United had lost the match that night, Liverpool would have gone up to the top of the leaderboard with only three matches remaining.
After the end of the match, Sir Alex asked his players to pay attention to what Liverpool manager Roy Evans was saying in the team’s dressing room. According to Roy Evans, he enjoyed eavesdropping on the conversation. Now with 27 wins in the Knockouts in the Champions League, Pep Guardiola is a rank above Sir Alex Ferguson in Knockout stages and the manager with most Knockout wins. Before the match, Pep Guardiola was tied on 27 wins with Carlo Ancelotti, Jose Mourinho, and Sir Alex Ferguson. Continue reading “Ferguson and Team Indulged in Some Eavesdropping”
Sir Alex Ferguson, the former boss of Manchester United and Arsene Wenger the ex-Arsenal manager had a ferocious competition. The legendary and the most respected former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson recently said that he loved the competition with Arsenal counterpart Arsene Wenger.
Ferguson shared his view in an interview with a leading new channel at the time when Wenger was recognized by the named a ‘Legend of Football’ at the annual Nordoff Robbin’s charity award dinner. He quoted, “I really enjoyed or I can say I loved the competition opposite you. The match was very close and watching it live was a great experience. We had great times together and it is wonderful that you are getting this award here. So all I say is good luck and my blessing is always with you and will be with you”. Continue reading “Sir Alex Ferguson Loved Competition Opposite Arsene Wenger”
Wayne Rooney makes a crafty dig at the former manager of Manchester United, Sir Alex Ferguson as he names Louis van Gaal to be the best coach that he has worked with in his career. The forward player from DC United had played under Ferguson for 9 years and has won 8 prime honors in the trophy-laden period with Scot. Van Gaal had become a part of Manchester United after the retirement of Ferguson but he had been sacked 2 years later leaving the supporters with a horrifying brand of football. Rooney had been the captain of the club under the Dutch player.
However, he struggled to make it to the top form and had been moved to midfield. This was like an acceptance that the days of forwarding had come to an end. However, the thirty-three-year-old player has claimed that Van Gaal had been the best coach ever that he has worked with and he says that he is going to use his tactics when he becomes the manager. Rooney says that till now Van Gall is the best coach that he has worked with. The tactical skills that he uses the manner in which he prepared and the attention that he gave to even the minute details were amazing. Rooney says that he admired him and didn’t ever look at things like that previously. Continue reading “Rooney Snubs Ferguson by Naming Van Gaal”