Life with Sir Alex: A Fan's Story of Ferguson's 25 Years at Manchester United (Paperback)

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    Will Tidey writes on football for ESPN, Eurosport-Yahoo, CNN and Bleacher Report, amongst others. He is also a lifelong Manchester United supporter.

    This is the story of one of the most successful football clubs in history under one of the greatest football managers of our time. But it is also a book about what it has meant to be a Manchester United supporter during the remarkable 25-year reign of Sir Alex Ferguson.

    The book begins in the winter of 1986 - when Sir Alex found himself in charge of a demoralized club facing relegation - and describes the creation of his first great side, including Schmeichel, Bruce, Pallister, Keane, Ince, Giggs, Hughes and Cantona.

    It goes on to introduce Fergie's Fledglings - the generation of David Beckham, Nicky Butt, Paul Scholes, Gary and Phil Neville - who were thrown straight into Ferguson's side as teenagers, won the double in 1995 and went on to seal the treble in Barcelona in 1999.

    It then describes how, after Beckham left for Real Madrid in 2003, United were knocked off their perch first by Arsenal, then by cash-rich Chelsea. Ferguson needed a response to Jose Mourinho's spectacular revolution … And in Rooney and Ronaldo, playing alongside Rio Ferdinand, Scholes, Giggs, Tevez and Vidic, he found one.

    As much an homage to a great man as it is a passionate account of one fan's lifelong devotion to his team, Life with Sir Alex is a the perfect read for football fans all over the world.

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    ISBN 9781408149515
    Genre SPORTS & RECREATION / Soccer
    Format Paperback
    Pages 232
    Publisher Date 2012-03-15 00:00:00.0
    Publisher A & C Black
    Copyright Year 2011
    Height 7.75 in
    Wdth 5.0 in
    Thickness 0.75 in
    Unit weight 0.5 lb
    Language English
    Subtitle A Fan's Story of Ferguson's 25 Years at Manchester United
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Tidey, Will
    Country of Origin United States

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