Patrice Evra has revealed that Sir Alex Ferguson has spelled out his determination to win the FA Cup this season.
The Frenchman would love to get his hands on the famous trophy and could be in line for his first outing in this season's competition when Fulham provide the opposition in the fourth round on Saturday.
"The boss has given a big message this season – he really wants to win the FA Cup," Evra told United Review. "He really wants it and so do we.
"It is the only trophy that I have not won at Manchester United. That seems impossible given that I am now in my seventh year here. The FA Cup means so much and, one day, I hope I will win it. Hopefully this year."
The left-back feels Sir Alex is able to shuffle his pack for the cup competitions and yet still progress, something that was evident considering he did not feature himself in the two ties with West Ham.
"Manchester United is the only team that can make 10 changes and still win," he asserted. "You might hear people call it a second team,
In the Fulham edition of United Review...
- Sir Alex's programme notes
- Patrice Evra interview
- Bryan Robson column
- FA Cup: Sir Alex's 50 home ties
- Jimmy Greenhoff on Fulham '79
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