Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Reds Will Remain Focused despite Reshuffle: Fergie

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Reds Will Remain Focused despite Reshuffle: Fergie

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SIR ALEX FERGUSON insists there will be no complacency from Manchester United tonight, even though he intends to leave a number of star names on the sidelines for the Champions League semi-final decider with Schalke. United go into the Old Trafford encounter two goals ahead thanks to their efforts in Germany last week.

It offers Ferguson valuable breathing space, given that the Chelsea juggernaut will roll into town on Sunday for a game that is expected to determine the destination of the championship.

Wayne Rooney and Rio Ferdinand are among those who look set to miss out, but Ferguson insists his team will have their minds fully focussed on a Wembley date with Barcelona on May 28.

"It is always dangerous in football to assume you have cracked it; that you have found a silver bullet or discovered some secret formula for success," said Ferguson.

"We live in exciting times for Manchester United, and while I want both players and supporters to enjoy every minute of it, we must take nothing for granted. …

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