Wednesday, May 08, 2013


 Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has quit
Sir Alex Ferguson, the arguably the most successful, most decorated and probably the best coach in British football history dead or alive, announced that he will be stepping down as manager of Manchester United two weeks after winning his 13th English Premier league title.

In celebrating this great tactician, we bring you pictures of his time and achievement in Old trafford.

                                    Ferguson unveiled as Manchester United manager in 1986

                                  Ferguson meeting his team for the first time in 1986

Bad start: Plain old Alex Ferguson looks glum during his first game, a 2-0 defeat by Oxford
                        Ferguson didn't have the best of start as he loses his side loses 2-0 to Oxford
in his first match in charge
How times have changed: The infamous 'Ta ra Fergie' banner which was on show at Old Trafford in 1989
                         United fans not satisfied after 3 trophy less seasons
First of many: Ferguson cradles the FA Cup in 1990. He would get his hands on many more trophies...
                                First trophy by Fergie. FA cup in 1990 paved way for many trophies

Gong for Europe: Ferguson kisses the European Cup-Winners' Cup after victory in 1991
                           First European champion.Fergie kisses UEFA cup winners trophy in 1991

Premier class: The trophy is held by Ferguson in 1993. It's a pose with which he has become very familiar
                                        First English premier league title in 1994
Double's no trouble: Ferguson and Brian Kidd won both the Premier League and (below) the FA Cup in 1994

United win FA Cup 1994

King pair: Roy Keane, signed in 1993, was Ferguson's leader on the pitch and inspired many successes
                                 Fergie with Roy Keane

1999 European Cup
1999 Premier League trophy1999 FA Cup
Alex Ferguson winning the treble in 1999 including the Uefa Champions league.

Golden boots: Ruud van Nistelrooy was signed from PSV for big money and scored lots of goals
                                Sir Ferguson with Ruud van Nistelrooy
Not a success: Juan Sebastian Veron arrived in the same summer as Van Nistelrooy for £28m
                                A bad buy? Ferguson with Veron.Not particularly a success

Ferguson handled his Untd stars with iron hand. David Beckham got a bit of the dose as he got a cut on eyes after Fergie furiously kicked a boot at him

King of Europe again: Ferguson lifts the European Cup in 2008

Special Ron: Ferguson turned Cristiano Ronaldo from a showboating teenager into one of the world's best
 Fergie wins his second Champions league title with Cristano Ronaldo and Tervez in the team

Ferguson statue
Fergie's statue at Old trafford

Dutch of class: Robin van Persie signed from Arsenal last year - and what a difference he made to United
           Fergie signs Van Persie from Arsenal, second gunner he signed after Viv Anderson in 1986

Title No 13: Arms aloft, Ferguson salutes the Old Trafford crowd after this seasons league title is sewn up
This great coach will be missed by sport fans and lovers all over the world. Everyone will pay keen attention on who will step into those large and big shoes as well fill the large vacuum left by Sir Ferguson. Who will be that individual? That is a billion dollar question

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