Ferdinand Breaks Down, In Doubt For Arsenal Clash

Rio Ferdinand is a major doubt for Manchester United’s trip to Arsenal on Sunday after breaking down in training with a back injury. The England defender suffered the injury on Thursday, missed training on Friday and is not expected to take part in the club’s final session on Saturday ahead of the match, according to Goal.com. United’s coaching staff do not want to take any chances with the 33-year-old, who…

January 21, 2012

I’m Struggling To Bring The Best Out Of Rooney: Ferguson

Sir Alex Ferguson admits he is struggling to bring the best out of misfiring Wayne Rooney. The Manchester United striker has looked a shadow of his former self in recent weeks, failing to hit the heights of last season. The England international has scored just three goals this term, with injuries and a distracting contract saga hindering his cause. He is now in real danger of losing his starting role,…

January 27, 2011

Fergie: We Tried To Sign Bale As A Teen

Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed that United tried to sign Tottenham Hotspur star, Gareth Bale, when he was still a kid at Southampton. After our bid failed, he later joined Spurs for £10m and has gone from strength to strength. “We tried to sign him as a 16 or 17-year-old boy,” said Ferguson. “Southampton had a Scottish chief executive and George Burley was the manager. I don’t know the full…

January 15, 2011