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Ferguson rues missing out on Gazza

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Sir Alex Ferguson insists he could have saved Paul Gascoigne from his troubles had the former England midfielder signed for Manchester United.

Ferguson tried to sign the star - who has twice been sectioned under the Mental Health Act - from Newcastle in 1988.

He told Sky Sports: "We had Bryan Robson and Steve Bruce, both Geordies, Gary Pallister, from Middlesbrough... they could have given him discipline."

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