Alex Ferguson

Born: December 31, 1941 (age 75)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Glasgow, Scotland
Nationality: Scotland flag Scottish

Alex Ferguson applauds.
Career History
Senior1957-1960Queen's Park
1960-1964St Johnstone
1964-1967Dunfermline Athletic
1967-1969Rangers
1969-1973Falkirk
1973-1974Ayr United
Managerial1974East Stirlingshire
1974-1978St Mirren
1978-1986Aberdeen
1986-2013Manchester United
Sports Mole has 3,821 articles about Alex Ferguson. Articles 1 to 40:
A general view of Old Trafford is seen prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford on April 4, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Brighton & Hove Albion
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Manchester United and Brighton & Hove Albion at Old Trafford.
12:05
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the EFL Cup game between Manchester United and Burton Albion on September 20, 2017
Marcus Rashford: 'Manchester United still have a long way to go'
Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford admits that his side still have a long way to go before they are restored to their former glories.
Nov 20, 14:03
Jose Mourinho shouts during the Premier League game between Huddersfield Town and Manchester United on October 21, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'New club record would mean nothing'
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insists that he is not concerned about the opportunity to set a new club record when Newcastle United visit Old Trafford on Saturday.
Nov 17, 14:59
Javier Hernandez in action for West Ham United on August 1, 2017
David Moyes: 'No special treatment for Javier Hernandez'
New West Ham United manager David Moyes insists that former Manchester United forward Javier Hernandez will not be afforded special treatment.
Nov 12, 16:08
Ashley Young of Manchester United reacts to being injured during the game against Everton on April 4, 2017
Ashley Young: 'I never considered leaving Manchester United'
Manchester United full-back Ashley Young insists that he has never considered leaving the club despite speculation linking him with a move to China during the summer.
Nov 8, 22:49
David Moyes looks dejected during the Premier League game between Middlesbrough and Sunderland on April 26, 2017
David Moyes defends managerial record
New West Ham United boss David Moyes defends his managerial record following questions over his appointment at the London Stadium.
Nov 7, 17:21
Jose Mourinho shouts during the Premier League game between Huddersfield Town and Manchester United on October 21, 2017
Marcel Desailly: 'Jose Mourinho needs more time at Manchester United'
Marcel Desailly backs Jose Mourinho to turn Manchester United into a title-winning force once given more time to further shape his squad.
Nov 7, 14:23
David Moyes watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Sunderland on February 25, 2017
David Moyes: 'Recent appointments have made me stronger'
New West Ham United boss David Moyes admits that he has a point to prove, but believes his recent spell at Sunderland made him a better manager.
Nov 7, 09:47
Sunderland manager David Moyes takes to the touchline before the English Premier League match between Sunderland and Everton at the Stadium of Light on September 12, 2016
West Ham United confirm David Moyes appointment
West Ham United confirm the appointment of David Moyes as their new manager on an initial six-month contract.
Nov 7, 08:32
Mike Jones stands between Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte during the FA Cup quarter-final between Chelsea and Manchester United on March 13, 2017
Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Sunday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.
Nov 3, 11:20
Jose Mourinho shouts during the Premier League game between Huddersfield Town and Manchester United on October 21, 2017
Roy Keane tells Mourinho to "shut up"
Roy Keane advises Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho to "shut up and get on with your job".
Nov 2, 09:37
Marcus Rashford celebrates with teammates during the Champions League group game between Benfica and Manchester United on October 18, 2017
Preview: Manchester United vs. Benfica
Sports Mole previews Manchester United's Champions League clash with Benfica at Old Trafford including predicted lineups, team news and a form guide.
Oct 30, 10:40
A general view inside the ground prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 14, 2015
Preview: Arsenal vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Arsenal and Swansea City at the Emirates Stadium.
Oct 26, 13:08
David Moyes looks dejected during the Premier League game between Middlesbrough and Sunderland on April 26, 2017
David Moyes 'in frame to replace Ronald Koeman at Everton'
Former Everton boss David Moyes will be considered as a possible replacement for Ronald Koeman should the Dutchman be sacked by Toffees chiefs, according to a report.
Oct 22, 12:09
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on during his side's EFL Cup final with Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Preview: Benfica vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Wednesday evening's Champions League group-stage tie between Benfica and Manchester United at the Estadio da Luz.
Oct 16, 15:24
Aston Villa manager Gerard Houllier ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Newcastle United at Villa Park on April 10, 2011
Gerard Houllier: 'Liverpool rejected Cristiano Ronaldo due to wage cap'
Former Liverpool manager Gerard Houllier reveals that the club's wage structure was the reason behind their failure to land Cristiano Ronaldo in 2003.
Oct 15, 18:08
Jose Mourinho waves after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'I will not retire at Manchester United'
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says that he is a coach with 'ambitions and desires to do new things', as he looks beyond life at Old Trafford.
Oct 15, 13:22
Kenny Dalglish the Liverpool manager looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Liverpool at Carrow Road on April 28, 2012
Liverpool unveil Kenny Dalglish Stand at Anfield
Liverpool unveil the Kenny Dalglish Stand at Anfield in honour of the former Reds player and manager.
Oct 13, 21:02
Kenny Dalglish the Liverpool manager looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Liverpool at Carrow Road on April 28, 2012
Kenny Dalglish rues defending Alex Ferguson amid sack calls
Former Liverpool boss Kenny Dalglish jokingly admits that he regrets defending Sir Alex Ferguson while he was under pressure at Manchester United.
Oct 12, 21:43
Jose Mourinho watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Mike Phelan: 'Jose Mourinho bringing fear factor back to Old Trafford'
Former Manchester United assistant manager Mike Phelan believes that Jose Mourinho is restoring the fear factor to Old Trafford.
Oct 12, 15:37
An amused Sir Alex Ferguson watches on from the stands as Manchester United host Liverpool on September 12, 2015
Sir Alex Ferguson 'agreed to manage Tottenham Hotspur'
Sir Alex Ferguson reneged on an agreement to manage Tottenham Hotspur when leaving Aberdeen in 1986, according to former Lilywhites chairman Irving Scholar
Oct 11, 13:06
Zinedine Zidance scores a penalty for France against England on June 13, 2014.
Martin Edwards: 'Sir Alex Ferguson turned down chance to sign Zinedine Zidane'
Sir Alex Ferguson opted not to pursue Zinedine Zidane because he preferred Eric Cantona in his position at Manchester United, according to former chairman Martin Edwards.
Oct 8, 18:31
Graeme Souness during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Hull City at Stamford Bridge on August 18, 2013
Graeme Souness: 'I missed out on Peter Schmeichel, Eric Cantona'
Graeme Souness reveals that Liverpool missed out on signing Eric Cantona and Peter Schmeichel - who became Manchester United legends - while Reds manager.
Oct 8, 18:19
Manchester United manager David Moyes looks on prior to kick-off against Olympiakos in their Champions League match on February 25, 2014
David Moyes: 'Nobody could have done better at Manchester United after Sir Alex Ferguson exit'
David Moyes believes that nobody could have done better than him in the given timescale at Manchester United following Sir Alex Ferguson's retirement.
Oct 8, 11:19
Francesc Fabregas of Arsenal is congratulated by teammate Robin van Persie (R) after scoring his team's fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on August 15, 2009
Cesc Fabregas: 'I threw pizza at Sir Alex Ferguson'
Former Arsenal midfielder Cesc Fabregas confesses to being the man who threw pizza at Sir Alex Ferguson during his side's defeat at Manchester United in October 2004.
Oct 4, 20:26
Arsene Wenger watches on during the EFL Cup game between Arsenal and Doncaster Rovers on September 20, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. Brighton & Hove Albion
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Arsenal and Brighton & Hove Albion at the Emirates Stadium.
Sep 30, 12:29
Gary Neville, Paul Scholes and David Beckham celebrate a Manchester United goal against West Ham United on April 01, 2000.
Gary Neville: 'I was relieved when David Beckham left Manchester United'
Gary Neville admits that he was disappointed but also "relieved" when David Beckham left Manchester United in 2003.
Sep 27, 20:42
A general view of CSKA Moscow's stadium Arena Khimki on August 06, 2011.
Viktor Goncharenko: 'Manchester United side strongest since Alex Ferguson days'
CSKA Moscow manager Viktor Goncharenko believes that the current Manchester United team is the best since Sir Alex Ferguson retired in 2013.
Sep 26, 20:40
Manchester United's Cristian Ronaldo (L) celebrates after scoring his team's third goal as teammate Ruud Van Nistelrooy (R) runs behind him on February 14, 2004
Ruud van Nistelrooy 'left after falling out with Cristiano Ronaldo'
Sir Alex Ferguson is said to have cut short Ruud van Nistelrooy's time at Manchester United after the Dutchman had a falling out with Cristiano Ronaldo.
Sep 25, 15:18
Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery celebrates scoring for France on May 26, 2010.
Alastair Campbell: 'Sir Alex Ferguson rejected Franck Ribery'
Sir Alex Ferguson turned down the chance to sign a 22-year-old Franck Ribery for Manchester United in 2006, according to an account by Alastair Campbell.
Sep 24, 12:52
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the EFL Cup game between Manchester United and Burton Albion on September 20, 2017
Result: Marcus Rashford brace fires Manchester United into last 16
Manchester United get their EFL Cup defence off to a winning start with a 4-1 victory over Burton Albion to send them into the last 16.
Sep 20, 21:53
Jose Mourinho winks during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'I will take EFL Cup clash with Burton Albion seriously'
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho promises to take the EFL Cup match against Burton Albion seriously.
Sep 19, 22:52
Darren Ferguson, the manager of Peterborough United looks on ahead of the Sky Bet League One match between Peterborough United and Port Vale at London Road Stadium on September 6, 2014
Darren Ferguson "looking forward" to facing Arsene Wenger in EFL Cup
Doncaster Rovers manager Darren Ferguson reveals that he has been given some words of advice by father Sir Alex Ferguson ahead of his side's meeting with Arsenal.
Sep 19, 18:15
Gary 'To me, to you' Neville appears ahead of the La Liga game between Valencia and Espanyol on February 13, 2016
Gary Neville urges caution over Manchester United title optimism
Gary Neville urges fans of both Manchester sides not to get "carried away" by their early-season form.
Sep 19, 13:22
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring the third during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Everton on September 17, 2017
Premier League: Five things we learned this weekend
Sports Mole looks at five things we learned from a Premier League weekend which saw the Manchester clubs march on while Crystal Palace's misery deepens.
Sep 18, 10:37
Daley Blind has a crouch during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Stoke City on October 2, 2016
Daley Blind: 'Premier League title always the aim for Manchester United'
Daley Blind says that the Premier League title is "always the aim" for Manchester United but is aware that remaining top of the table will require a huge effort.
Sep 14, 20:14
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Bournemouth on September 9, 2017
Arsene Wenger: 'I turned down Manchester United approach'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger reveals that he turned down an approach from Manchester United to take over from Sir Alex Ferguson in 2002.
Sep 10, 22:52
Jose Mourinho winks during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United failed to evolve after Sir Alex Ferguson exit'
Jose Mourinho believes that Manchester United stood still and failed to evolve under both Louis van Gaal and David Moyes.
Sep 10, 11:20
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Arsenal on August 27, 2017
Ex-Manchester United chief: 'Arsene Wenger was our top managerial choice'
Arsene Wenger 'showed a little bit of interest' in taking over from Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United in 2002, according to ex-chairman Martin Edwards.
Aug 31, 21:27
Philippe Coutinho in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on March 12, 2017
Alex Ferguson sympathises with Liverpool over Philippe Coutinho transfer saga
Sir Alex Ferguson believes that Barcelona-linked playmaker Philippe Coutinho should stick with Liverpool as they 'made him the player he is today'.
Aug 31, 14:37



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2Manchester UnitedMan Utd128222762126
3Chelsea1281323101325
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs127232091123
5Liverpool126422417722
6Arsenal127142216622
7Burnley12642129322
8Watford125341921-218
9Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton124441313016
10Huddersfield TownHuddersfield12435817-915
11Newcastle UnitedNewcastle124261114-314
12Leicester CityLeicester123451618-213
13Bournemouth124171114-313
14Southampton12345914-513
15Stoke CityStoke123451524-913
16Everton123361224-1212
17West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom12246918-910
18West Ham UnitedWest Ham122371125-149
19Swansea CitySwansea12228715-88
20Crystal Palace12129624-185
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