Ferguson wanted to sign this current Man City player in last season at Man United, reveals ex-coach


roer-Manchester United first team coach Rene Meulensteen has revealed that the cub would have targeted now-Manchester City player Ilkay Gundogan had Sir Alex Ferguson not retired.
Meulensteen worked under Ferguson for many years, and told the Evening Standard what would have happened at Man United had the Scot stayed for another season or two.
Of course, he retired in 2013 after winning his 13th English title with United and David Moyes replaced him, bringing in only one player in his first transfer window in Marouane Fellaini.
Meulensteen revealed that Gundogan and his then-Borussia Dortmund teammate Marcos Reus were both targets of Ferguson and United.
“If Fergie had carried on then we would have had the same squad. We would have added some more quality, probably some more energy,” the D...

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