Sir Alex Ferguson retains full confidence in Manchester United manager David Moyes.

The Mail on Sunday says Ferguson is said to be confident that the fellow Glaswegian he recommended to take over at the club he turned back into a world football power will confound his critics.

He is equally sure Moyes will be given the time and opportunity to prove the team's disappointing results this season are a blip during a transition following his 27 fabulously successful years in charge.

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