MANCHESTER - David Moyes could probably quote a list of excuses explaining why he failed at Manchester United but ultimately it was a series of self-inflicted blunders that led to his dismissal after less than 10 months in charge of the outgoing English champions.
Moyes and Manchester United seldom connected through this Premier League season, and this became almost a default stance of the manager, who now has been sacked after less than 10 months as manager. (Reuters photo)
Having been hand-picked by Alex Ferguson, the first thing Moyes did when he arrived at Old Trafford was to remove his fellow Glaswegian's entire backroom staff, men who represented the mortar between the bricks in an unprecedented haul of silverware.
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