Manchester United player Robin Van Persie takes a photograph during the unveiling of a statue of Manchester United's manager Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, northern England on November 23, 2012. Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson quipped that he was 'out-living death' after a bronze statue of him was unveiled outside Old Trafford. The nine-foot statue was commissioned in November last year to mark Ferguson's 25th anniversary at the club, when the North Stand was renamed in his honour. AFP PHOTO/POOL/ Nigel Roddis
Sir Alex Ferguson and Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland share a joke during the European Tour Players' Awards ahead of the BMW PGA Championship at the Sofitel London Heathrow on May 19, 2015 in London, England.
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In this composite image a comparison has been made between images (L-R) 114497769 and 114923333 of Father (L) and Son (R). Sir Alex Ferguson manager of Manchester United lifts the Premier League trophy after the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Blackpool at Old Trafford on May 22, 2011 in Manchester, England. Manchester United celebrate a record 19th league championship.
Peterborough Manager, Darren Ferguson celebrates with the trophy after winning the npower League One Play off Final between Peterborough United and Huddersfield Town at Old Trafford on May 29, 2011 in Manchester, England.
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President Michel Platini and Sir Alex Ferguson attend the UEFA Champions League round of 16 match between Paris Saint-Germain FC and Chelsea FC at Parc des Princes stadium on February 17, 2015 in Paris, France.
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David Beckham (L) and Sir Alex Ferguson (R) attend the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 between Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea at Parc Des Princes on February 17, 2015 in Paris, France.
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Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson (C) arrives by helicopter prior to the FA Cup Third Round match between Yeovil Town and Manchester United at Huish Park on January 4, 2015 in Yeovil, England.
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Europe team captain Paul McGinley embraces Sir Alex Ferguson on the 1st tee during the Singles Matches of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at the Gleneagles Hotel on September 28, 2014 in Auchterarder, Scotland.