Ferguson named manager of the year

Ferguson named manager of the year

Last Updated: Tue, May 21, 2013 12:27 hrs

London: Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson was named the Premier League manager of the year and accepted the award from the League Manager Association Monday.

Ferguson, 71, announced his retirement last week after 27 years at the helm transforming United into a great team with a record of 20 top-flight league titles.

His 1,500th and last match in charge of United was a stunning 5-5 draw at West Brom Sunday.

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