Fergie confirms Dong swoop

November 13, 2003
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has confirmed that the Red Devils are set to swoop for Chinese starlet Dong Fangzhuo when the transfer window opens in January. The 18-year-old Dalian Shide striker impressed during a trial spell and is now on the verge of a £1.5million move to the Premiership Champions. 'We're signing a Chinese boy, hopefully in the next few weeks,' Ferguson said. 'But we have to be careful how much we grow' 'Can we cope with another couple of million wanting to support ...

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