Fergie denies ex-ref's caims
Alex Ferguson hit back at claims he intentionally influenced officials after ex-referee Mark Halsey revealed his close relationship with Ferguson. London– Alex Ferguson on Thursday hit back at claims he intentionally influenced officials after ex-referee Mark Halsey revealed his close relationship with the former Manchester United manager. Halsey, who refereed in the Premier League for 14 years before retiring at the end of last season, caused controversy this week when the newspaper serialisation of his new book 'Added Time' gave details of his friendship with Ferguson.
Halsey's revelations led to criticism of Ferguson, who some accused of befriending the referee in a bid to win favourable decisions during matches. But Ferguson denied any wrongdoing and said the extent of his relationship with Halsey had been to support him during his cancer fight.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Cape ArgusSimilar Stories