Alex Ferguson Backs Manchester United F.C.'s Spending Spree

Manchester United F.C.  splashed out over 150 million pounds ($240 million) on Angel di Maria, who cost a club record 59 million pounds, Radamel Falcao, Ander Herrera, Marcus Rojo and Luke Shaw this summer.

updated: October 14, 2014 17:09 IST
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Alex Ferguson reckons all the big signings will help Manchester Untied reclaim a spot in the top-four this season


Alex Ferguson has backed Louis van Gaal's decision to overhaul Manchester United's struggling squad with a major spending spree.

Van Gaal was hired to clean up the mess left by David Moyes, whose brief reign as Ferguson's successor at Old Trafford ended with the club at their lowest ebb for two decades.

United responded by hiring van Gaal and handing the Dutch coach significant funds to breathe new life into the team.

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