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Sir Alex Ferguson passed up chance to sign Franck Ribery for Manchester United

Sir Alex Ferguson passed up chance to sign Franck Ribery as he didn’t think the Bayern Munich winger was good enough for Manchester United, according to Alastair Campbell. 247 more words


Sorry Guys, Wenger Has To Go

Look, I know that this is not a popular view (besides, maybe, 50% percent of Arsenal fans) because most of us turn our noses up at the thought of Arsene Wenger leaving Arsenal because ‘he’s been there so long he should choose when to leave’. 850 more words


De Gea racks up 100 United clean sheets

It has been an unbelievable few years for Manchester United’s Spanish shot stopper. Save after save clean sheet after clean sheet. His form saw him win the Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year (the name of the Manchester United Player of the Year award) three times in a row between 2013 and 2016. 687 more words


Exactly what?

Football management is an area I’m continually intrigued by in order to try to understand what exact leadership qualities make it work, and what influence external factors have. 49 more words


The José Mourinho Effect

The José Mourinho Effect

Love him or hate him, he gets the job done. But he hasn’t proved himself as a long term manager and so can he really be the solution to United’s problems since Fergie left? 249 more words

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Arsene Wenger confirms he held talks with Manchester United to succeed Sir Alex Ferguson

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that he discussed the possibility of succeeding Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United, but opted to stay at Arsenal instead. 331 more words


Jose Mourinho wants to break Sir Alex Ferguson's Champions League record

Jose Mourinho admits he’s looking to break Sir Alex Ferguson’s Champions League record with Manchester United.

Ferguson took charge of 194 games in Europe’s elite competition – more than any other manager in the competition’s history. 268 more words