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Sir Alex Ferguson: “Watch United Go!”

The greatest manager in history, Sir Alex Ferguson is excited about Manchester Uniteds prospects in the future, once Louis van Gaal finally has a fit squad to pick from.
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The Origin of Managers – Sir Alex Ferguson

In 1859 Charles Darwin published On the Origin of Species, a work that proposed the idea of natural selection and laid the foundation for the theory of evolution. In short, the theory proposes the idea of survival of the fittest; those who adapt will survive. Darwin’s theory, however, is not exclusive to the realm of biology.

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PICTURE: Sir Alex Ferguson at the Ryder Cup

Manchester United’s legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson will forever be missed by the Old Trafford crowd, but its nice to see our former gaffer keeping himself busy and involved in sport. Today the 72-year old was pictured at Gleneagles golf course in his native Scotland, where he celebrated a European Ryder Cup victory.

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Manchester United 2014/15 Preseason – A review

What a difference a year makes. 360 days ago I sat in my living room, anxiously awaiting United’s preseason game against AIK Göteborg. We had previously recorded losses against Singha XI; a selection of stars from the Thai league and against Yokohama F. Marinos.
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PICTURE: Louis van Gaal vs Sir Alex Ferguson

Manchester United have finally announced their new manager for next season, and rather inevitably he comes in the form of Louis van Gaal. Van Gaal, 62, is one of the most decorated managers currently in the game, and Sky Sports News have compared him to Sir Alex Ferguson.

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PICTURE: Sir Alex Ferguson tried to save David Moyes from the sack

Sir Alex Ferguson had a big hand in the appointing of David Moyes at Manchester United manager, and as you can see from the back page below, the Scot tried to save David Moyes from getting the sack. It was his record against the team above us in the table that cost him in the end, after United picked up just one win against all six teams above us.

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PICTURE: Sir Alex vs David Moyes

David Moyes has endured a rocky start to his Manchester United career, and some fans have lost patience with the 50-year old Scot already. However many forget that the man he replaced was probably the best manager of all time; Who can live up to that?

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No Manchester United manager has ever won a trophy in their first two years of management. This might be something worth remembering if you were part of the media onslaught on new years day following the Tottenham game.

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PICTURE: Proof that David Moyes will get time to turn it around

David Moyes hasn’t had the best start to his Manchester United career, but following in the footsteps of the best manager to ever grace the game was never going to be easy. United currently sit ninth after fifteen games which is nowhere near good enough, but our new boss will get time to turn it around, theres no doubt about that.

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Robin van Persie and Sir Alex shortlisted for awards

Robin van Persie and Sir Alex Ferguson have both been nominated for major awards for their efforts in 2013. Van Persie, 30, has been nominated for the most prestigious individual prize in world football – the Ballon D’or. Whereas Sir Alex Ferguson goes up for the Coach of the Year award.

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