Chancellor George Osborne said he remembers the time he canvassed Sir Alex Ferguson's house as a young candidate - Fergie is a lifelong Labour supporter.
Sir Alex - amazing manager & a constituent. Have memories of spectacularly unsuccessful attempt to canvass his house as a young candidate
Sir Alex Ferguson's brisk way with words has influenced the way we talk about football.
A timeline of the life of outgoing Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson.
A special photo gallery of Sir Alex Ferguson's career at Manchester United as he steps down from his post as manager of the club.