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#Alex Ferguson

# alex-ferguson - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Alex Ferguson, Padraig Harrington and a rake of Premier League stars turn out for NBA London game Night Off This post contains videos

Alex Ferguson, Padraig Harrington and a rake of Premier League stars turn out for NBA London game

The Boston Celtics met the Philadelphia 76ers at the O2 Arena tonight.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 8 January, 2018

Usain Bolt secures trial with Borussia Dortmund

The multiple Olympic and world champion admitted that he would prefer to play for Manchester United.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 1 January, 2018

'Cantona lit the flame, but it was Keane who kept it burning for more than a decade'

In an extract from Jonathan Wilson’s new book on Man United. their great side of the 1990s is remembered.

# alex-ferguson - Saturday 23 December, 2017

'We always said of Gary - he woke up angry'

In this extract from ‘On the Brink,’ Gary Neville talks about the progress made by himself and fellow ‘Class of 92′ members since their takeover of Salford City.

"I said: 'I'm having lunch with Sir Alex'... I felt like a teenage footballer all over again"

Mauricio Pochettino is a big fan of the legendary former Manchester United boss.

# alex-ferguson - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Pep insists he only had eyes for City despite Fergie's advances

“But it was nice because he chose an amazing restaurant and of course he paid.”

# alex-ferguson - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Lee Sharpe reveals what Fergie said to Cantona after 'kung-fu kick' Remember When This post contains videos

Lee Sharpe reveals what Fergie said to Cantona after 'kung-fu kick'

The legendary manager was not in a good mood after the infamous incident – but Gary Pallister’s defending was the main focus of his rage.

# alex-ferguson - Thursday 9 November, 2017

"Fergie told me: ‘Why would you turn down United?'"

John Obi Mikel became embroiled in a tug-of-war back in 2005, with the Red Devils announcing a deal before missing out to the Blues

# alex-ferguson - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Former Man United psychologist inspired Connacht try-scoring hero

Bill Beswick spent time with the Irish side in Galway last week

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

'I'm not signing a new five-year contract and I'm not leaving for PSG'

The 54-year-old also played down the idea of ending his career with United.

# alex-ferguson - Saturday 14 October, 2017

'If I don't start that game I'll join you!' - Moyes reveals how close Fabregas came to Man United move

The Spanish midfielder, then at Barcelona, was one of the Scot’s top targets at Old Trafford, along with Gareth Bale.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Ex-Spurs chairman claims Alex Ferguson agreed to take over before move to Man United

Irving Scholar was upset that the Scot shook hands on the deal, but pulled out as his request for a five-year contract was not met.

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Anfield the scene of most Alex Ferguson 'hairdryer' rants - Gary Neville

The Sky Sports pundit says Manchester United’s clashes with Liverpool brought a change in the legendary manager.

# alex-ferguson - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Nobody could have done better after Alex Ferguson – David Moyes

The former Red Devils boss has hit back at Jose Mourinho.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Jose Mourinho similar to 'no-nonsense' Brian Clough, says legend's son

The Derby and Nottingham Forest legend is akin to the Portuguese coach, according to one of the people that knew him best.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 18 September, 2017

Are 'the old Manchester United' finally back?

With 13 points from a possible 15, Jose Mourinho’s side have started the Premier League season in impressive fashion.

# alex-ferguson - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Milan fuming at agent Raiola as 18-year-old star 'keeper declines new contract

“We are bitterly disappointed about the decision, but we move on, Milan move on.”

# alex-ferguson - Sunday 4 June, 2017

'There is still a deep-rooted superiority complex with English football' Interview This post contains videos

'There is still a deep-rooted superiority complex with English football'

Football journalist Michael Cox chats to The42 about the evolution of tactics in the Premier League era.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Alex Ferguson tells Man Utd to focus on Europa League

The legendary Scottish manager has highlighted the importance of winning Europe’s secondary competition to gain entry to the Champions League.

# alex-ferguson - Saturday 25 February, 2017

'A final is always a special day' - Mata insists Manchester United will not take EFL Cup for granted

The Spain international has rubbished any suggestion that the League Cup holds less importance for Manchester United than Southampton.

# alex-ferguson - Sunday 25 December, 2016

'I thought Ronaldo, Bale and Kroos could join Man United'

David Moyes was appointed in 2013 and been ready to act ambitiously in the market targeting players of the highest calibre.

# alex-ferguson - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Enzo Zidane - the next Jordi Cruyff or a Paolo Maldini?

The French underage player scored as Real Madrid brushed aside third-tier Cultural Leonesa 6-1 in the Copa del Rey.

# alex-ferguson - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Ex-Man United youngster has not gone AWOL, insist Lazio

Reports that Ravel Morrison has refused to turn up to work have been rubbished by the Serie A club.

# alex-ferguson - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Alex Ferguson: Hairdryer treatment was rare

Alex Ferguson has made it clear the hairdryer treatment was the exception rather than the rule during his days at Manchester United.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Darren Clarke says Knox omission his toughest Ryder Cup call, refuses to rule out using Jurgen Klopp

The Dungannon man raised some eyebrows with his wildcard selection for the 41st edition of the Ryder Cup.

# alex-ferguson - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Are Liverpool trying to make Jurgen Klopp the next Ferguson or Wenger?

Klopp’s contract extension illustrates Liverpool’s willingness to wait for success.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 11 July, 2016

Ronaldo shared an emotional moment with his 'football father' last night Reunited This post contains videos

Ronaldo shared an emotional moment with his 'football father' last night

Alex Ferguson paid tribute to his former protégé amid one of the star’s career-best moments.

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Paul Pogba's mum on how Alex Ferguson left her son in tears

After three years struggling for a first team place, the Frenchman refused to sign a new contract in 2012.

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Like all marriages of convenience, Mourinho and Man U is bound to end in bitter divorce

The notoriously combustible coach and one of the world’s most famous clubs could be a match made in hell.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 18 April, 2016

Ferguson tried speaking Spanish to me, reveals ex-Man United player Veron

The Argentine footballer also reserved high praise for former Red Devils captain Roy Keane.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 11 April, 2016

Alex Ferguson to new Masters champ Danny Willett: 'I had £8,000 on Spieth!' Busted This post contains videos

Alex Ferguson to new Masters champ Danny Willett: 'I had £8,000 on Spieth!'

Willett savours special evening after winning green jacket in unlikely circumstances.

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Dwight Yorke: I am perfect for Aston Villa job

The former Manchester United forward believes he would be the ideal man for the managerial seat at Villa Park.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 4 April, 2016

Ferguson reveals how Manchester United got David de Gea over Neuer

The Old Trafford idol recalled the series of events that led him to take the Spaniard over the current Bayern Munich star.

# alex-ferguson - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Ferguson pleads with Man United fans to be patient with Van Gaal

The Scot believes the Dutchman can still be successful at Old Trafford and has heaped special praise on young striker Marcus Rashford.

# alex-ferguson - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Rory McIlroy and Alex Ferguson to speak at special Dublin event

Actor James Nesbitt will be the host on the night so there will probably be plenty of talk about Manchester United.

# alex-ferguson - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Why this man has been the Premier League Player of the Season

The Foxes are currently five points clear at the top of the table.

# alex-ferguson - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Alex Ferguson thinks Pochettino is the ‘best manager in the Premier League’*

*According to Labour MP for Tottenham, David Lammy.

# alex-ferguson - Monday 11 January, 2016

Van Gaal: Even I am very bored by Manchester United

The veteran Dutch coach insists “we can’t always play fantastic football”.

# alex-ferguson - Thursday 24 December, 2015

'Roy Keane was a world-class player, despite what Sir Alex Ferguson says'

Martin O’Neill has backed his assistant after the former United manager’s controversial comments.

# alex-ferguson - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Forget Fergie era and give Van Gaal his turn, insists Phil Neville

The club’s former defender has urged them to seek stability and back the Dutchman, calling for comparisons to the past to stop.

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