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    In Pictures: The Alex Ferguson Years

    With Alex Ferguson due to retire at end of season, Al Jazeera English looks at players, teams and titles that mattered.

    Appointed as Manchester United manager in 1986, Alex Ferguson did not claim his first top flight title until 1993. It ended the club’s 26-year wait and ensured United were the first team to win the Premier League – which had just begun …

    But there was another star behind United’s 1993 success. Arguably the best signing of Fergie’s career was Eric Cantona. The Frenchman’s arrival from archrivals Leeds United brought new success for Fergie’s team. Fittingly, United was the last team he would play for …


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