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Alex Ferguson to retire at season's end

May 8, 2013
By Associated Press
MANCHESTER, England -- Sir Alex Ferguson is retiring at the end of the season, bringing a close to a trophy-filled career of more than 26 years at Manchester United that established him as the most successful coach in British football history.

"The decision to retire is one that I have thought a great deal about and one that I have not taken lightly," the 71-year-old Scotsman said in a statement Wednesday. "It is the right time."

The club, which is owned by the American Glazer ...

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