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Ferguson: Moyes Didn't Inherit Declining Man United

  • Guardian, Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:41 PM

Alex Ferguson has updated his book My Autobiography to include a section about the short reign of David Moyes at Old Trafford following his retirement from coaching in 2013. In it, Ferguson takes issue with claims in the media that he left Moyes an aging team in addition to distancing himself from the belief that he hand-picked Moyes as his successor. According to excerpts published in the Guardian, the legendary Scot dismissed suggestions that Moyes had inherited a team in decline as “nonsense” while saying that the former Everton coach found it “a massive jump” to move to a big club like United. Ferguson goes on to identify how Moyes tried to adapt the players to a slower playing style that he would have never tolerated.

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