Report: Merkel, Sarkozy to seek advice from Ferguson on euro exit

The president of France and the Chancellor of Germany are to seek advice from the manager of Manchester United, Alex Ferguson, on how to separate from the euro elite.

8th December, 2011

The president of France and the Chancellor of Germany are to seek advice from the manager of Manchester United, Alex Ferguson, on how to separate from the euro elite.

The move follows Manchester United's exit from the Champions League in Switzerland last night.

"We were impressed with how Ferguson prepared his team for a euro exit," said an aide to Angela Merkel. "We're looking for tips on how we, too, can separate from the European...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month, €19.99 Monthly thereafter

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago