Rio Ferdinand has become the first current Manchester United player to react to the news of Sir Alex Ferguson's retirement.
The bosses work ethic, his desire to win + to make us better players were unrivalled. Thanks boss.
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.