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Fergie Never Expected To Reach 18 Titles

Fergie Never Expected To Reach 18 Titles

It's not the first time this season that Sir Alex confirms that equalling Liverpool's haul of 18 titles actually mean little to him. Well, most United fans wouldn't agree with him on that score but we'll let him get away with it this time.

What's new this time is him admitting that he never expected to do it when we won the first after a long, long wait.

'I never even thought about moving level with Liverpool,' he said.

'My first intention was to win one and break the stranglehold Liverpool had on the title.

'You don't think about how it would open the door in terms of what we see now. The big challenge was that first one.'


Still, it's none too shabby that we've won another 9 since then and are closing in on the 10th, eh? Hoping for a grand coronation tomorrow and then a summer of rubbing it in for the Scousers!



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Writer:Zae
Date:Friday May 15 2009
Time: 5:56PM

Comments

0
ohhhh yes cause they have won the title.... not yet anyway
yid147
15/05/2009 19:31:00
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so is it 18 and out or is the old duffer hanging on for another season?
merlin
15/05/2009 19:32:00
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I think, Merlin it all depends on the Champions League. If he wins that, it'll be his third. Then it could go either way - he could leave on an absolute high, or stay on to get the most from the fantastic team he's built. Only Fergie knows, and only Fergie will decide, when he will go and that's the best way.
Man utd champions
16/05/2009 10:38:00
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Well done, Man Utd Just remember though, you haven't knocked us off our perch, you're merely visiting. ;)
Aamir
16/05/2009 14:59:00
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MANCHESTER UNITED PREMIER LEAGUE CHAMPIONS 2006/07; 2007/08; 2008/09 XD
Man utd champions
16/05/2009 15:11:00
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Congratulations.
JohnDoe
16/05/2009 15:16:00
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congrats and to be fair, the table doesnt lie and you have been the better team(overall) this season. next year though, will be a different ball game.
chopstah
16/05/2009 15:36:00
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Scum
JonLFC
16/05/2009 16:05:00
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Well done fellas. Love it or loathe it when all is said and done it was richly deserved as well. "Man utd champions" - You missed out a few ;-)
Phartman87
16/05/2009 16:27:00
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it easy when u play an have 12th man with u most games
123spurs
16/05/2009 16:28:00
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