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How United missed out on Zidane, Gascoigne and Shearer

Hindsight is a fabulous thing, especially when it comes to football. Within absolutely every avenue of football, there is always an opportunity to turn around and say I told you so. For Sir Alex Ferguson, getting told this was not something that happened too often, but even he was prone to a mistake or two …

Revealed: Manchester United rejected world class star in 2006

Former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson apparently rejected the chance to sign Bayern Munich forward Franck Ribery back in 2006 after deeming him not good enough. The former French international is one of the stars of his generation, and at various times in his career he was rated as one of the best players …

Mourinho tipped for Sir Alex Ferguson success

Manchester United are reaping in the rewards of hiring Jose Mourinho as their manager, and could well be on their way back to the glory days of Sir Alex Ferguson’s time at the club. That’s according to Martin Edwards, a man who was United chairman for 22 years and was responsible for recruiting Sir Alex …

Rooney and Giggs at the centre of Ferguson’s rage

Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney has revealed how both him and Ryan Giggs received the brunt of Sir Alex Ferguson’s rage during their time under the Scottish manager. Ferguson retired as manager of Manchester United in 2013 after a 26-and-a-half-year spell in charge. His presence as manager brought about 13 Premier League titles, 2 Champions …

Best 1-11 Of Players Man United Never Should Have Let Go Since Sir Alex Retired

Near to the end of the 2012-13 season, legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson shocked the football world and ended his tenure as the Manchester United boss. SAF signed off by notching yet another title win – his 13th Premier League title with United. He also won 5 FA Cups, 4 League Cups and 2 Champions …

Manchester Utd – THE FALL AND RISE OF A DYNASTY

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PART ONE – THE FALL It has now been over 1,100 days since Sir Alex waved goodbye for the last time to the Stretford End faithful. He left us the memory of over 25 yrs of footballing joy and a parting gift of his 13th Premier League Title. We had romped to the title and …

Done Deal – Welcome Jose Mourinho

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Things have been made official by Manchester United who posted pictures of Jose Mourinho holding a Devils shirt today. Ed Woodward also proudly presented the Portuguese manager as being the perfect fit for Manchester’s needs. To be fair, there was little doubt that anyone else would be appointed after LVG’s departure. The only shred of …

Sir Alex Backs Gary Neville To Succeed In Valencia

Well Gary Neville is certainly at the centre of one of the biggest stories of the football season so far with his appointment as Valencia head coach. At his first press conference last Thursday Neville spoke like a man who had much bigger plans than just the 6 months he has signed on for initially …

Sir Alex Ferguson: United Can Win The League

Former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson believes that the Red Devils can win the Premier League title. United haven’t been touted for a league title since Sir Alex’s departure, and are currently placed third in the Premier League table. Louis van Gaal’s side have faced a lot of criticism in recent times, but Ferguson …

Ferguson Dwells On Aguero and Silva Snub

Sir Alex Ferguson has a fine record for signing players who have turned out to be world class, take Cristiano Ronaldo for example. However, the Scot did have his fair share of hiccups in the transfer market during his 26 years at Manchester United. Recently, Sir Alex admitted he chose not to try and sign …

Ferguson Reiterates World Class Comments

Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson last week shocked the world of football by claiming he had only worked with 4 world class players during his 26 year time at Old Trafford. The Scot named Eric Cantona, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes and Cristiano Ronaldo as the quartet, sparking furious debate from United fans and …

Ferguson: United Wanted Guardiola

In his new book on the art of management, Leading, Sir Alex Ferguson admits that Manchester United should have dealt with his departure in 2013 much better. The Scot, who won two Champions Leagues, 13 Premier League titles, five FA Cups and four League Cups at the club, was replaced by David Moyes, who was …

Sir Alex Ferguson Interview

Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has spoken on BBC’s Football Focus, and given us all an even deeper insight into his life as the manager. The Scot won two Champions Leagues and 13 Premier League titles during his time at United, but insists he only worked with four players he considered to be …