Thousands of football supporters crowded onto the streets of Manchester tonight to say thank you and goodbye to one of the region's best known figures.
Manchester United are celebrating their 20th league win but saying farewell to manager Sir Alex Ferguson.
Our correspondent Rachel Townsend was there.
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