Exclusive: Mikael Silvestre on why Pep Guardiola is nowhere near Sir Alex Ferguson's level yet ahead of Manchester derby

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Mikael Silvestre was a Manchester derby regular during his nine year stint with the Red Devils. The Frenchman was brought to the club from Inter Milan in 1999 by Sir Alex Ferguson, widely believed to be one of the greatest managers of all time. 

But times have changed, and it's now local rivals Man City who boast this generation's managerial genius. Yet despite all the silverware Pep Guardiola has claimed with Manchester City, Silvestre believes there's no comparison between the Catalan and his former boss. 

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