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Having won 24 trophies in 23 seasons, Alex Ferguson has established himself as the most successful manager in British football history.

But the 67-year-old Manchester United manager, who has brought 10 league titles to the Red Devils in his time there, established his name in football long before he moved to the Old Trafford club in 1986.

Born Alexander Chapman Ferguson in Glasgow on New Year's Eve 1941, Ferguson started his playing career as an amateur at Scottish side Queen's Park when he was just 16, while working as an apprentice tool-worker at the local shipyards. Read full article »

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