Man Utd boss Ferguson: Southampton sacking of Adkins UNFAIR

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson was stunned by the sacking of Southampton manager Nigel Adkins.

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson was stunned by the sacking of Southampton manager Nigel Adkins.

Some fans are threatening a boycott after chairman Nicola Cortese axed the man who led Saints to back-to-back promotions, replacing him with Argie Mauricio Pochettino.

Manchester United boss Fergie said: “This is a crazy world and I find it hard to believe. They had a really good result, 2-2 at Chelsea on Wednesday.

“There is no point saying we are surprised. Some strange things happen but this does seem very unfair.”

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