Found October 22, 2012 on Soccer News:
PLAYERS: Rio Ferdinand
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has confirmed that the T-shirt row with Rio Ferdinand has been resolved. The 33-year-old...
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Players' union stands up for Rio

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Ferguson resolves Rio problem

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