Man Utd boss Ferguson: Sneijder fantastic but not what we need
The Inter Milan midfielder was keen to move to Old Trafford, but the switch fizzled out.
"Sneijder is not the ideal replacement for Scholes," said Ferguson.
"He is a fantastic player, but not what we were looking for. Only [Barcelona's] Xavi and Iniesta can be compared to Scholes," said the coach.
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