Sir Alex Ferguson to take on teaching role at Harvard

Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson is to take on a teaching role at Harvard Business School.

Sir Alex Ferguson is to take on a teaching post at Harvard University. Credit: Press Association

As the most successful manager in British footballing history, Sir Alex will be teaching US students taking a university course in 'The Business of Entertainment Media and Sport'.

He said: "I’m delighted to have the opportunity and privilege to contribute to such a respected centre of excellence.

"The time I have already spent at Harvard has been a stimulating experience and I look forward to developing my relationship and activities with the students, faculty and friends of the Harvard Business School community.”