Ferguson vows to avoid more Everton agony
Published on Feb 9, 2013 9:45 AM
MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) - Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has promised there will be no more shocks against Everton when David Moyes' team head to Old Trafford on Sunday.
Moyes' men fought back from two goals down with eight minutes remaining to snatch a 4-4 draw at United that swung the Premier League title race towards Manchester City in April last season.
They also beat United 1-0 at the start of this season at Goodison Park but, while Ferguson knows his players have every reason to be wary of Everton, he maintains the lessons of last season have been learnt.
"It was anticipating the unexpected and we didn't do that (in the 1-0 defeat) against Everton," Ferguson said.
To continue reading, log in if you are a subscriber
Enjoy 2 weeks of unlimited digital access to The Straits Times. Get your free access now!