Out-going Manchester United Chief Executive David Gill has been speaking to Manchester United TV following the announcement Sir Alex Ferguson is to retire. He said the club's board will take advice from both Sir Alex and Sir Bobby Charlton.
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.