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Video - Gary Neville ready to accept criticism from former team-mates

SoccerBy Kevin Palmer
Neville has put himself in the firing line
Neville has put himself in the firing line

New Valencia coach Gary Neville accepts he will get criticism in his new role - with his former Manchester United team-mates likely to be among his critics.

In a revealing BT Sport interview, the former Manchester United defender has admitted he expects to be judged harshly in his first managerial posting and he is ready for the likes of Rio Ferdinand and Paul Scholes to give him some stick.

Neville's first game as Valencia coach will be against Lyon in the Champions League on Wednesday night.