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FA fines Alex Ferguson for comments

February 8, 2013
By ESPN.com news services
LONDON -- The English Football Association has fined Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson 12,000 pounds ($18,900) and found him guilty of misconduct for implying a referee's assistant was motivated by bias.

After a 1-1 draw at Tottenham last month, Ferguson was angry that linesman Simon Beck didn't award a penalty when United was leading 1-0.

Ferguson claimed in a television interview that "there was no way we were going to get a decision from" Beck, citing Beck's 2010 decision ...

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