Sir Alex Ferguson has had a relationship with the British press that could be described as tempestuous at best over the course of his 27-year association with Manchester United.
The fiery Scot is known for his stern stance with the media and has a reputation for his dealings with journalists he takes issue with. Never one to shy away from a scrap, Fwerguson’s combative nature has crafted news headlines for decades. His fierce rivalries with opposition managers Arsene Wenger, Rafael Benitez and The self entitled ‘Special One’ – Jose Mourinho alone could fill countless column inches with his remarks.
The former Aberdeen boss has provided the press with countless highlights and stories over the years, from David Beckham and that boot to Roy Keane and that interview, Sir Alex rules United with an iron fist and here we look back at the 10 best quotes from his time with the Red Devils as they seek to claim that elusive 20 title.