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Sir Alex Ferguson Suffers Brain Hemorrhage

Sir Alex Ferguson Suffers Brain Hemorrhage

Visitors walk past the Sir Alex Ferguson Stand featuring a statue of legendary football manager Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford football stadium in Manchester on May 6, 2018. And while surgery did go well, he's not almost out of the woods yet.

And Liverpool supporter @Corballyred showed that football fans could indeed put rivalries aside, tweeting: "I know Utd are our main rivals but wishing Alex Ferguson a speedy recovery, as much as I hated him for what he achieved at Utd I've nothing but respect for his qualities as a manager, one of the games best managers ever".

In their statement, the club added: "His family request privacy in this matter".

An ambulance was reportedly called to his Cheshire mansion at 9am (on Saturday) before taking him to Macclesfield district hospital.

Real Madrid forward and five-times Ballon d'Or victor Cristiano Ronaldo kickstarted his career at United under Ferguson from 2003 to 2009. I was hoping it wasn't true.

'I had a few words with him. He was last night in my prayers 100 per cent and will be tonight, I wish him and his family all the best. Be strong boss, ' wrote Carrick.

Guardiola then invited a former assistant of Ferguson's, Brian Kidd, who is now part of City's coaching staff, to lead the tributes from their Manchester rivals. Thoughts with all the family.

"Every brain injury is unique, as is every individual's recovery", he added.

Sir Alex's operation went "very well", Manchester United said on Saturday. Stay strong and hope together with everyone you recover. "Edwin & Annemarie", said the couple's Twitter post.

The club's Spanish goalkeeper, David De Gea, tweeted two prayer emojis for his former manager.

His statement said: "I was extremely sorry to hear the news about Alex this evening. Thoughts are with the family and close ones".

"Our best wishes to recover very soon".

Manchester United won 13 Premier League titles during his 26 years in charge.

Only six days previously, he had presented Arsenal's Arsene Wenger with a trophy at Old Trafford.

Keep fighting Boss. Sending prayers and love to Cathy (Ferguson's wife) and the whole family.

"He needs a period of intensive care to optimise his recovery".

He also won three Scottish titles with Aberdeen, the last side to win the Scottish top flight outside Celtic and Rangers, as well as four Scottish Cups and the Scottish League Cup.

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