Man Utd boss Ferguson not thinking about retirement

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson says retirement is not on the agenda.

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson says retirement is not on the agenda.

Ferguson has reflected on the club’s decision to unveil a statue of him outside Old Trafford and vowed not to quit just yet.

"My wife found it [the statue] hard to understand, because normally these things are done after you've passed away or when you've left the club.

"But I'm here and I don't intend to be leaving soon. It's an honour and I'm so proud of it.

"I've had 26 years at the club so far and when the time comes and I decide to hang my boots at - who knows? - maybe 27 years, I think it will be a testimony to the work I've done at the club.

"And that's a fantastic respect to be paid to me."

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