The footballer Dion Dublin from Leicestershire has paid tribute to his former manager Sir Alex Ferguson. Ferguson announced his retirement at the end of the season today.
Dublin played with Aston Villa, Coventry City and Leicester City as well as with Manchester United.
"Thanks Gaffa for the chance you gave me back in 1992 to play for the BIGGEST club in the world & grace OT as a Man United player #indebted"
For more on this story head to ITV Sport.
More top news
The statue will honour the sacrifices made by the millions of South Asian service personnel who fought for Britain in the two world wars.
Court of Appeal judges in London will review his 30-year jail term for sex offences against boys he coached between 1979 and 1991.
A warm, occasionally bright morning with southwesterly breezes, but thickening cloud and intermittent light rain will spread southwards.