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Sir Alex rules out 2012 Olympic coaching role

January 30, 2009
Sir Alex Ferguson has ruled out taking charge of a British football team at the 2012 Olympics in London.

The Manchester United manager had informal talks with Prime Minister Gordon Brown and Lord Coe, chairman of the 2012 organising committee, last year over the possibility of spearheading a bid for gold on home soil.

But Ferguson has confirmed he has no interest in a career in international football.

''No. I won't turn to international management,'' he told a special ...

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