Gordon Strachan has inherited the Sir Alex Ferguson factor behind closed doors but won't berate us in public says Darren Fletcher
DARREN FLETCHER has seen it before. The hairdryer in the dressing room followed by barely a breeze in front of the general public.
His old boss Sir Alex Ferguson was the master at letting rip behind closed doors before telling the waiting world everything was hunky dory.
The Manchester United legend could be a tyrant at times but he was fiercely protective of his players and his prodigy Gordon Strachan is cut from the same cloth.
Fletcher knows his gaffer has been taking hefty flak this week for some of the stuff he has uttered following the depressing draw with Lithuania .
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