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Man Utd ace Van Persie: Ferguson among friendliest people I've met

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has enjoyed working with manager Sir Alex Ferguson this season.

Van Persie says Ferguson is similar to Holland coach Louis van Gaal.

He remarked: "The coach is one of the friendliest people I have ever come across in my life.

"Of course Ferguson has another side, when he is in the game mode. Then he is a warrior just like us, the players on the field.

"[Holland manager] Louis Van Gaal is the same. People base their opinions on what they see on TV of him. That is 20 per cent of the reality. I get it, it is human to judge that way, but for good judgment you need more information."

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