Date: 23rd September 2010 at 4:43pm
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Absent from Glandford Park last night, it was left to Sir Alex Ferguson`s right hand man, Mike Phelan to address the media.

Naturally, with Sir Alex Ferguson having chosen to go on a scouting mission to Spain, the press were quick to chuck in the old disrespectful jibe.

Phelan though was quick to dismiss that particular allegation and also comment on why Sir Alex had flown off to Spain, remarking,

“The managers` choice was the right one. Why is it disrespectful?”

“It was important after the Rangers game that we were properly prepared and Valencia had started the season very well.”


A valid point considering that the Rangers game saw us drop two Champions League group-stage points we thought would be ours!

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