Alex Ferguson was accused of taking the game, Manchester United in exchange for a Rolex watch
Agent Giuseppe Pullara said that the former head coach of «Manchester United» sir Alex Ferguson participated in the organization of match-fixing, reports the Mirror. According to him, the coach was handed a Champions League match against Juventus, receiving in return a gold Rolex watch worth £30K.
It is noted that the 64-year-old Polara is accused of corruption. That Ferguson participated in the organization of match-fixing, the agent said during one of the court sessions. In addition, Pallara accused ex-coach of «Manchester United» in obtaining an illegal profit from the transfer of players.
Ferguson held the post of chief coach of «Manchester United» from 1986 to 2013. Under his leadership, the team has twice won the Champions League and 13 times became the champion of England. In total Ferguson won in the national Manchester United 38 trophies.
At Ferguson «Manchester United» played with Juventus in the Champions League eight times. Four times the meeting ended with the victory of the English club, once at the end of the game was a draw, and three times stronger than were the football team of Turin.