Moyes appointed Manchester United manager

Everton's David Moyes is to take over from Sir Alex Ferguson as the manager of Manchester United.

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Moyes: We all thought (Ferguson) was superhuman

During his weekly press conference, after stipulating he only wanted to talk about Everton Moyes did speak about his respect for Sir Alex Ferguson

"I don't think anybody thought the day would come when Sir Alex Ferguson retired," said Moyes.

"We all thought he was superhuman.

"He is an example to anyone in their 70s.

"The respect for him within the game is beyond any words I can use.

"We are from different eras. I grew up looking at Jock Stein and Sir Alex Ferguson.

"First I admired him and then, as the years have gone by, I have competed against him."

"I cannot say anything that would do justice to what he has done.

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