Man Utd boss Ferguson slams foreign critics
"I did it because they're good enough to win the European Cup.
"It is nonsense to say England do not have players capable of competing on the international stage.
"The hysteria surrounding England's non-qualification for Euro 2008 does not create the right atmosphere for good decision making.
"We have the strongest and most entertaining league in the world. We should celebrate that, not denigrate it."