United-Madrid ‘tie of the round’

Sir Alex Ferguson is looking forward to reuniting with Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho in the Champions League Last 16.

Real Madrid have been paired with Ferguson’s United in the first knockout stage of this year’s competition and the Scot is relishing the occasion.

“Well, it’s the tie of the round,” he told Manchester United’s official website today.

“It’s a great opportunity for our fans to see Cristiano again and also for me to meet up with Jose again – I’ll need to order some good wine!”

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