Manchester United legend Sir Alex Ferguson has commented on Shinji Kagawa's situation this season.

Ferguson was asked about the Japan midfielder at the launch of his new autobiography.

"He got a little injury early on which has curtailed his appearances so far but I'm sure as the season wears on he will play plenty of football. He is a very good footballer. It's one of those situations when if you don't get on the bus right away you miss it. I don't think the injury is serious so hopefully he will play a part."

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