Sir Alex Ferguson's belligerent attitude towards referees has been attacked by two of his greatest rivals, Kenny Dalglish and Rafa Benitez - and the most important man in world football, Sepp Blatter.
On the morning of Manchester United's crucial visit to Anfield to face their fiercest rivals, Liverpool manager Dalglish and former boss Benitez have called for the authorities to act against managers who consistently criticise referees.
Ferguson's frequent attacks on officials fly in the face of the FA's Respect campaign, which urges managers to support referees and Dalglish and Benitez have called on the FA not to hold back in punishing those who breach the spirit of the campaign.
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So Dalglish and Rafa tag teaming ... I guess someone forgot to invite Hodgson.
While I agree some of Sir Alex's comments can be deserving of a fine, there are others that don't and I also agree with his principle not to talk to the BBC too