Fergus is a regular at Old Trafford, travelling from his home in Donegal in north-west Ireland, and it was at the Theatre of Dreams where he lived out a fantasy of his own.
“I played at Old Trafford in 2015 in a charity game. I fulfilled a lifelong ambition that day when I walked out as captain to the Champions League music, with my son Johnny as a mascot. I have my United jersey, captain’s armband, shorts, socks and boots in a glass case, never ever washed, still in the condition that I walked off the pitch at Old Trafford with the green grass of the hallowed turf still on my shorts.”
Fergus, we’re impressed. And inspired. We’re off to clear out our attics…
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