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Manchester United manager David Moyes says Alex Ferguson would have had tough season

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Under fire Manchester United manager David Moyes has risked fresh controversy by suggesting his celebrated predecessor, Alex Ferguson, would have struggled with the squad he left his fellow Scot.


Sir Alex Ferguson lands 'long-term' Harvard teaching position

Sir Alex Ferguson

Ben Rumsby Sir Alex Ferguson is to become a Harvard professor after agreeing to a "long-term teaching position" at the Ivy League university.


Alex Ferguson to lead hunt for Carlo Ancelotti as Manchester United manager

United target ... Real Madrid's manager Carlo Ancelotti.

Mark Ogden Alex Ferguson will be consulted over David Moyes's successor at Manchester United, with Carlo Ancelotti leading a three-man shortlist of candidates to become the new manager at Old Trafford.

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Fears Alex Ferguson could be jinxing Manchester United

Sir Alex Ferguson.

Mark Ogden Alex Ferguson was supposed to have plans for an enjoyable retirement, largely centred around wine, horses and travel, yet it appears as though he has chosen pain and misery ahead of pleasure by...


Alex Ferguson is backing his Man U successor David Moyes

John Percy, London David Moyes has come under scrutiny after a difficult start to life at Old Trafford.


What made Alex Ferguson great

Martin Flanagan There is an art akin to wizardry in getting a team to perform and Sir Alex Ferguson was one of its modern masters.


Roy Keane lashes out at Alex Ferguson - again

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Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane has lashed out again at retired Old Trafford manager Alex Ferguson in a ITV4 documentary set to be aired on Tuesday.


Do me a favour: Ex-EPL referee reveals Alex Ferguson pressure

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Former English Premier League referee Dermot Gallagher has revealed how Alex Ferguson once tried to get him to postpone a Manchester United match because it would give his side a better chance of...


Alex Ferguson says David Beckham 'lost focus'

Soccer star David Beckham and his wife Victoria

Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson said on Wednesday that his one-time star midfielder David Beckham had "lost focus" following his marriage to pop star Victoria Adams of the Spice Girls.


Mark Bosnich backs Sir Alex Ferguson to coach Australia

Sire Alex and Mark Bosnich.

Mark Ogden Mark Bosnich has urged Football Federation Australia to tempt Sir Alex Ferguson out of retirement to manage the Socceroos at the World Cup finals in Brazil.

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Alex Ferguson turns on Roy Keane and David Beckham

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Henry Winter Scot's explosive new autobiography criticises the two players he must famously fell out with - and the Irishman has already hit back, writes Henry Winter.

Alex Ferguson claims David Beckham obsessed with fame at book launch


Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson launched his new autobiography on Tuesday, lifting the lid on his relationships with stars such as David Beckham, Cristiano Ronaldo, Roy Keane and Wayne...

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Alex Ferguson's words still hold sway in Manchester United's results

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Si Hughes Alex Ferguson is a manager whose fierce words can stir a team, even in retirement. Perhaps only standings at the season's end will mark whether old scores have truly been settled.


David Beckham surpasses Sir Alex Ferguson in the digital age

David Beckham

Jim White David Beckham’s style suits the new age and looks certain to determine that he will succeed in MLS gold rush.

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United Injury woes for Sir Alex Ferguson

Graham Chase Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed that Michael Carrick will miss up to three weeks with an ankle injury and Ryan Giggs can expect a similar spell on the sidelines.

Alex Ferguson warns Ronaldo to stay

Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has warned Cristiano Ronaldo that moving to Real Madrid would be "the worst thing" for his career.

Rooney will always start for Manchester United, says van Gaal

Wayne Rooney, right, celebrates with Ander Herrera after scoring Manchester United's third goal against QPR.

Graham Chase Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has suggested Wayne Rooney has "privileges" as he prepares his side to travel to Leicester on Sunday.

Rio Ferdinand's trashing of David Moyes is undignified

Paul Hayward Scot's chip ban is hardly a reason for player unrest, writes Paul Hayward.

Rio Ferdinand criticises former Manchester United manager David Moyes for banning chips


Rio Ferdinand has revealed what he believes were a series of mistakes David Moyes made during his unsuccessful stint as manager of Manchester United -- including the banning of chips the night before...

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