Man Utd v Real Madrid: Fergie promises a beautiful game

'There will be goals and both teams will score', says Sir Alex, pledging Giggs his 1,000th game

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JOSE MOURINHO has promised not to cry should his Real Madrid side come a cropper at Old Trafford tonight. The Spanish giants travel to Old Trafford for the return leg of their Champions League last 16 tie, a clash Mourinho says is the most eagerly-anticipated game of the season.

Three weeks ago in the Bernabeu the first leg finished all-square at one apiece and Mourinho is expecting a thrilling denouement this evening in Manchester. "The world will stop to watch this tie," said the self-styled Special One, more smug than ever in the light of Real's two recent victories over Barcelona.

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