Fergie Week – Archivist: 19 photos of Alex Ferguson with new Manchester United players
It’s business time…
July 1987: Viv Anderson and Brian McClair. Fergie employing The Bard of Ayrshire’s double handshake.
November 1992: Woe is Leeds.
January 1995: Fergie loved stealing. Loved it.
August 1997: Henning Berg – a tucker-in, ladies and gentlemen.
July 1998: Mystic Jesper Blomqvist.
September 1999: Phil Tufnell. Notice anything about Fergie here? He’s not convinced, is he.
April 2001: This turned out reasonably well.
July 2001: The holiday romance.
January 2002: Right(ish) player, wrong time. Wrong hair, also.
July 2002: Turning up at Old Trafford dressed as Liverpool. Priceless.
January 2004: Denim is French you know.
July 2004: One of these men is not the Next Roy Keane.
August 2004: Still going.
January 2006: Who is that? Ah, as you were.
January 2006: Evra’s wallet says ‘bad motherfucker’.
August 2006: Carrick’s wallet does not say ‘bad motherfucker’. How convinced is Fergie? Somewhere between Taibi and Forlan.
July 2007: Hargreaves has no number. Yup.
August 2007: Here comes trouble – he’s not going to help you, Alex.
July 2009: Lighten up.