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Fergie shocked at scale of United's lead

March 26, 2013
By ESPN staff
Sir Alex Ferguson has spoken of his surprise at his Manchester United side's 15-point lead at the top of the Premier League.

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United, who lost the title to rivals Manchester City on goal difference last season, opened up the huge advantage by defeating Reading hours after nearest challengers City had lost at Everton.

But the Old Trafford boss said he had expected a far more nail-biting season than one that has left them needing ...

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