"It took Alex Ferguson a while to become successful there and they were thinking of sacking him early on in his career,"

"It took Matt Busby three years before he won the FA Cup. So they didn't do things the first season they went in and won a trophy, it took them two or three years before they were able to win a trophy.

"And it takes that time to sort out the team, to assess your team, the players and find out what weaknesses you have and get a player to fill that position. I mean that takes you two or three years to do that."

"He's only been there 12 months but the pressure on United now to be in the Champions League all the time... then if they're not in the Champions League then they are deemed to be a failure and they lose a lot of money, and sack the manager,"

"The next manager to come in he'll have some short comings as well, there's no perfect manager."