Grudge match that’s certain to bring Fergie to the boil once again
You have to really feel a twinge of sympathy for Sir Alex Ferguson. No, significantly. Listen to me out on this 1. No sooner does the old boy cop a five-match ban from the neo-Stalinist Feel Stasi at the FA, for muttering dark points following Manchester United’s last match with Chelsea, than Uefa go and hand him two much more fixtures with the new-old enemy.
Carlo’s fortunate tie: Type draw lets Chelsea boss consider heat off Torres
Chelsea have cursed their luck numerous times in the Champions League and the sight of a Norwegian referee at Stamford Bridge tonight will rekindle the worst of people memories.
What the back pages say: Sir Alex Ferguson blasts Kenny Dalglish although dealing with up to probable summer sale of Wayne Rooney
THE MAIL ON SUNDAY: Sir Alex Ferguson has launched an extraordinary defence of his behaviour in criticising referee Martin Atkinson after Manchester United’s two-one defeat at Chelsea.