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Ferguson: Jones is "an animal"

April 6, 2013
By ESPN staff
Sir Alex Ferguson has heaped praise on Phil Jones and his versatility, labelling him "an animal for football".

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Jones, 21, signed for United in 2011 after impressing Ferguson with his level of performance at Blackburn where he was also tracked by Arsenal.

His development at Old Trafford has been interrupted by injury but Ferguson has not held back in outlining just how big a part the ...

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