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#Alex Ferguson

# alex-ferguson - Monday 26 January, 2015

If you think footballers make too much, wait ’til you see what Fergie earns as a United ambassador

We all need to apply for ambassadorial roles as soon as possible.

# alex-ferguson - Friday 23 January, 2015

How many players do you remember from the last time Manchester United faced Cambridge?

The teams clashed in a two-legged League Cup tie in 1991.

# alex-ferguson - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Ken Early on Steven Gerrard and the rest of the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring Barcelona’s identity crisis under Luis Enrique and the baddest motherf***er on the planet.

# alex-ferguson - Friday 2 January, 2015

Joe Schmidt congratulating Paul O’Connell and 6 other sporting texts we’d love to see in 2015

Also, Alex Ferguson forging Roy Keane, Henry Shefflin agreeing to ‘one more year’ and other possibilities.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Alex Ferguson compares ‘good-looking’ Mourinho to George Clooney

Fergie is full of praise for his old nemesis in an upcoming interview with Clare Balding.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Roy ready to end bitter feud – ‘If Ferguson apologises, I would be happy to move on’

The Irish assistant manager could bury the hatchet with the ex Manchester United boss.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 10 November, 2014

# alex-ferguson - Sunday 9 November, 2014

QUIZ: What type of Football Manager are you?

Amid the game’s release, we test how close you are to a real-life manager.

‘I knew nothing about him’ – Queiroz denies recommending Bebe to Manchester United

Bebe was not even part of our scouting files for the national team of Portugal.” Ouch!

# alex-ferguson - Monday 27 October, 2014

‘One step forward, two steps back’ for Manchester United this season – Ferguson

The ex-Gaffer also attempt to distance himself from the recruitment of David Moyes.

# alex-ferguson - Friday 24 October, 2014

Opinion: Irrelevant Keane and Ferguson should find dignity in silence

The ex-United duo have been trading digs for a number of years now.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Ferguson backs ‘formidable’ Van Gaal to revive United

Writing in the recently published updated version of his autobiography, he said the 63-year-old was a “good choice” for the club.

Alex Ferguson: Moyes era wasn’t my fault

The veteran manager says his successor did not appreciate the size of the club.

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Roy Keane: ‘I don’t want people to think I’m bitter and twisted towards Alex Ferguson’

“I’m not for one minute playing down what he achieved.”

# alex-ferguson - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Alex Ferguson had some kind words to say about Roy Keane in Dublin the other night

Fergie referred to the Corkonian as the “best” midfielder in Europe circa 1999.

Van Gaal could match Ferguson at Manchester United – Schmeichel

Asked about that scrap with Keane, the former Old Trafford keeper refused to comment.

# alex-ferguson - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Keane blasts Fergie for turning on players who brought him ‘millions, a statue, and a stand’

Spoiler alert: Roy Keane and Alex Ferguson still don’t get along.

‘Fergie went mad’ — Keane on United boss’s reaction to his Ireland return

The Corkman admits he was emotional about going back to play in the in the green jersey.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 6 October, 2014

6 questions we want addressed in Roy Keane’s new book

What happened between Keano and Dunphy? And how did Niall Quinn get him to come to Sunderland?

# alex-ferguson - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Paul Lambert says Roy Keane’s critics should ‘take cover’ ahead of book release

‘The Second Half’ is due to come out on 9 October.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Gerard Pique admits he was (and still is) terrified of Roy Keane

“I was sh*tting myself,” the Barca player admitted, during one encounter with the player.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Turn Gleneagles into a fortress! Fergie rallies Europe with a Ryder Cup team talk

“I was sort of in this trance just listening to everything he was saying,” world number one Rory McIlroy says.

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

You need to stand behind your new captain! – Fergie to address Ryder Cup team

The former Man United manager will talk to the team this evening.

# alex-ferguson - Sunday 21 September, 2014

VIDEO: Rory McIlroy gave Chris Kamara some golf tips on ‘Goals on Sunday’ today

The golfer also revealed that Alex Ferguson was less than impressed with the infamous suit he wore at Old Trafford recently.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Rooney: Ferguson is the best manager there has ever been

The striker was brought to Old Trafford by the Scot in 2004 and 10 years on believes his achievements can’t be bettered.

# alex-ferguson - Friday 12 September, 2014

Quiz: How big a Manchester United fan are you?

Do you know the club inside-out like Alex Ferguson or are you as clueless as Robinho?

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Man United set to announce record revenues of over €500million

The results should also include details of the pay-off to former manager David Moyes.

# alex-ferguson - Friday 22 August, 2014

Louis van Gaal: 2 weeks ago I was the king of Manchester and now I’m the devil

The Dutchman called for patience and said Ander Herrera is out injured already.

# alex-ferguson - Sunday 10 August, 2014

19 of our favourite quotes from birthday boy Roy Keane

The Ireland assistant boss turns 43 today.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

The Twitter reaction to Howard Webb’s ‘Manchester United retirement’

The experienced ref was a hate figure amongst certain fan bases.

# alex-ferguson - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Happy birthday Eamon Dunphy! Here are 18 of your most memorable quotes

We pay tribute to Ireland’s most controversial sports pundit, who turns 69 today.

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Look out, Moyesie: Alex Ferguson is updating his autobiography

A year on from releasing the book, Manchester United’s former manager is set to spill the beans on events since his retirement.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 2 June, 2014

Opinion: Keane has found contentment isn’t such a bad thing

The Republic of Ireland assistant manager is enjoying his role and not motivated by fear anymore.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

United wanted Ancelotti ahead of Moyes, says Real chief Perez

Alex Ferguson approached the Italian last year, according to the Bernabeu president.

# alex-ferguson - Saturday 24 May, 2014

’99, a very good year: Fergie’s wine sale rakes in over €2.5 million in Hong Kong RED

’99, a very good year: Fergie’s wine sale rakes in over €2.5 million in Hong Kong

The ex-Manchester united boss included six bottles of a 1999 vintage among the lots sold by auction.

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Alex Ferguson praises ‘amazing servant’ Ryan Giggs

The Welsh midfielder announced his retirement to concentrate on his new role as assistant to Louis van Gaal..

# alex-ferguson - Saturday 17 May, 2014

‘We’d like to throw him up and not catch him’ – Roy Keane on giving Fergie the bumps

There still appears to be no love lost between the Irish assistant boss and his former manager.

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

12 alternative end-of-season Premier League awards

Featuring the cruelest vine, the best use of sarcasm and the most cringeworthy interview.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 12 May, 2014

‘Dial 999 for Fergie’ – 5 of the most offbeat moments of Premier League season

Also, Laurent Koscielny saving an accordion factory and an embarrassing case of mistaken identity.

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