Date: 27th February 2013 at 2:15am
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Ahead of next week’s tie with Real Madrid, Sir Alex Ferguson popped over to Spain to watch take on Real in the Copa Del Rey.

Along with Rene Meulensteen and Mike Phelan, Sir Alex Ferguson watched Jose Mourinho’s side thump 3-1 on their home patch with grabbing 2 and Raphael Varane getting the third.

The scouting party were greeted by Emilio Butragueño (seen below), whilst the likes of Christian Vieri and Andriy Shevchenko were also spotted in the box taking in the game.

did a good job at the Bernabeu, and take an away goal into the home leg at but if Real play anything like they did tonight, will need to be at the top of their game again.