'The Manchester United treble team didn't influence European football': Jamie Carragher disregards impact of Sir Alex Ferguson's side

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Jamie Carragher has claimed the Manchester United treble-winning team from 1999 didn't influence European football, suggesting managers in the modern game don't look to the Sir Alex Ferguson side from that era for inspiration. 

With Manchester City boosting their chances of securing an historic Premier League, Champions League and FA Cup treble on Wednesday night by beating Arsenal 4-1 at the Etihad, Carragher initially questioned whether Pep Guardiola's side would go down as one of four sides "who changed the game". 

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Ryan Dabbs
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Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.