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Rio revels in proving doubters wrong

April 11, 2013
By Richard Jolly
Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has said his side relish being written off.

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The veteran centre-back believes the Premier League leaders, who are closing in on their 20th title, do not get the credit they deserve - and he believes that is because many people enjoy seeing United fail.

"People don't want to see us win the league and we thrive off that. We love it," he told BBC Radio Manchester.

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