Gill: Club will take advice from Ferguson and Charlton

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.

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David Gill #MUTV exclusive: 'Board will take council from Sir Alex and Sir Bobby on new appointment...' #thankyousiralex

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David Gill #MUTV exclusive: 'Momentous day for the club, the fans and the whole football world.' #thankyousiralex

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David Gill #MUTV exclusive: 'We knew this day would come and we have been preparing for that....' #thankyousiralex

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Sir Alex Ferguson to retire

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