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‘Little Pea’ Hernandez at the double as Manchester United beat Marseille

Manchester United 2-1 Marseille (United win 2-1 on Aggregate) A double from Javier Hernandez booked Manchester United’s place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League, with a 2-1 victory over Didier Deschamps‘ Marseille. With the tie goalless after the first … Continue reading

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Sir Alex Ferguson believes Marseille will be a tough test

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson believes that his side must play well against French champions Marseille if they are to beat Didier Deschamps side and progress to the Champions League quarter-finals. Following a 0-0 draw in the Stade Velodrome … Continue reading

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Sir Alex Ferguson believes Barcelona’s reputation scares teams into submission

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson believes that clubs are being beaten by Barcelona psychologically, before they have even stepped onto the field to take on Pep Guardiola’s side. Ferguson, whose side could meet the Catalan giants in the Champions … Continue reading

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Manchester United’s Rio Ferdinand set to miss key fortnight

Manchester United centre-back Rio Ferdinand faces another two weeks on the sidelines as he struggles to shake off the calf injury that he picked up some five weeks ago. The England captain has been absent from the United line-up since … Continue reading

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