Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Rio: United Must Follow Fergie Plan

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Rio: United Must Follow Fergie Plan

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RIO Ferdinand insists United must take a leaf out of Sir Alex Ferguson's book if they are to return to challenging for the Premier League title next season.

The Reds have not won the league trophy since Ferguson's last season in charge which was the 2012/13 campaign.

United raced to the title that season by 11 points over City, but have only finished as high as second once since then.

Former Reds captain Ferdinand feels that Ferguson's approach of mixing youth with experience - introducing the famed Class of '92 - was something which led to his huge success in his 27 years at the club and now he feels United must repeat that under the guidance of manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer next season.

"You need the younger players to come in and push the others on. …

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