Proof this Man United legend has always had a way with referees…

There was a time when it would take a Rambo-style machine gun attack from Roy Keane, mowing down the opposition indiscriminately, to convince referees to give a penalty against Manchester United at Old Trafford – and even then he’d have to think about it.

And the defining factor in this was often the reputation of firebrand gaffer Sir Alex Ferguson. Many a manager suggested he got preferential treatment from officials, something he always denied, but if this video is to be believed, maybe he always had the rub of the green – even way back in 1973…

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