Ex-Man U players shocked by Ferguson's retirement

Former Manchester United footballers Danny Simpson and Ravel Morrison, who both played under Sir Alex Ferguson, tweeted their surprise and sadness that the manager is to retire:

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Wow I can't believe Sir Alex has actually retired. It doesn't seem real. He's an absolute legend n I'm privileged to say I worked with him

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Sir Alex Ferguson to retire

Manchester United say Sir Alex Ferguson is to retire as manager after 26 years in charge. Everton boss David Moyes is widely expected to be his replacement.