Ferguson's most memorable quotes

Sir Alex Ferguson has announced his retirement after almost 27 years in charge of the iconic Manchester United Football Club. We take a walk down memory lane and pick out a selection of his best soundbites as Manchester United manager. ALSO SEE: Celebrating Alex Ferguson's glittering career and Sports world pays tribute to Sir Alex Ferguson.

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United smiles ahead of the Barclays Premiership match between Manchester United and Wigan Athletic at Old Trafford on December 26 2006 in Manchester, England. (Photo by John Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
Manchester United v Wigan Athletic
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United smiles ahead of the Barclays Premiership match between Manchester United and Wigan Athletic at Old Trafford on December 26 2006 in Manchester, England. (Photo by John Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
26 May 1999: Alex Ferguson celebrates with Manchester United players and the European Cup after winning the European Champions League Final against Bayern Munich in the Nou Camp Stadium, Barcelona, Spain. Manchester United won 2 - 1 with both United goals scored during injury time, to secure the treble of League, FA Cup and European Cup. \ Mandatory Credit: Shaun Botterill /Allsport
Alex Ferguson celebrates with Manchester United players and the European Cup
26 May 1999: Alex Ferguson celebrates with Manchester United players and the European Cup after winning the European Champions League Final against Bayern Munich in the Nou Camp Stadium, Barcelona, Spain. Manchester United won 2 - 1 with both United goals scored during injury time, to secure the treble of League, FA Cup and European Cup. \ Mandatory Credit: Shaun Botterill /Allsport
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 31: Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson, smiles as the fans sing happy birthday during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Blackburn Rovers at Old Trafford on December 31, 2011 in Manchester, England. Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson celebrates his 70th birthday today. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers - Premier League
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 31: Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson, smiles as the fans sing happy birthday during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Blackburn Rovers at Old Trafford on December 31, 2011 in Manchester, England. Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson celebrates his 70th birthday today. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
1991: Portrait of Sir Matt Busby. \ Mandatory Credit: Ben Radford/Allsport
Sir Matt Busby
1991: Portrait of Sir Matt Busby. \ Mandatory Credit: Ben Radford/Allsport
12 Jul 2001: New Manchester United signing Juan Sebastien Veron is unveiled by Manager Sir Alex Ferguson at a press conference and photocall at Old Trafford, Manchester. Digital Image Mandatory Credit: Gary M. Prior/ALLSPORT
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12 Jul 2001: New Manchester United signing Juan Sebastien Veron is unveiled by Manager Sir Alex Ferguson at a press conference and photocall at Old Trafford, Manchester. Digital Image Mandatory Credit: Gary M. Prior/ALLSPORT
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Sir Alex Ferguson shouts from the touchline during the FA Barclaycard Premiership match between Liverpool v Manchester United at Anfield on December 12, 2002 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by John Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
Liverpool v Manchester United
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Sir Alex Ferguson shouts from the touchline during the FA Barclaycard Premiership match between Liverpool v Manchester United at Anfield on December 12, 2002 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by John Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
25 May 1999: Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson talks to suspended captain Roy Keane during training for the UEFA Champions League final against Bayern Munich at the Nou Camp in Barcelona, Spain. \ Mandatory Credit: Ross Kinnaird /Allsport
Alex Ferguson and Roy Keane
25 May 1999: Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson talks to suspended captain Roy Keane during training for the UEFA Champions League final against Bayern Munich at the Nou Camp in Barcelona, Spain. \ Mandatory Credit: Ross Kinnaird /Allsport
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 22: Sir Alex Ferguson manager of Manchester United lifts the Premier League trophy after the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Blackpool at Old Trafford on May 22, 2011 in Manchester, England. Manchester United celebrate a record 19th league championship. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Manchester United v Blackpool - Premier League
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 22: Sir Alex Ferguson manager of Manchester United lifts the Premier League trophy after the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Blackpool at Old Trafford on May 22, 2011 in Manchester, England. Manchester United celebrate a record 19th league championship. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
GERMANY - APRIL 09: FUSSBALL: CHAMPIONS LEAGUE/DORTMUND - MANCHESTER UNITED 1:0 am 9.4.97, Eric CANTONA (Photo by Bongarts/Getty Images)
FUSSBALL: CHAMPIONS LEAGUE/DORTMUND
GERMANY - APRIL 09: FUSSBALL: CHAMPIONS LEAGUE/DORTMUND - MANCHESTER UNITED 1:0 am 9.4.97, Eric CANTONA (Photo by Bongarts/Getty Images)
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 6: Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United shakes hands with Jose Mourinho of Chelsea at the final whistle of the Barclays Premiership match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford on November 6 2005 in Manchester, England. (Photo by John Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
Manchester United v Chelsea
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 6: Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United shakes hands with Jose Mourinho of Chelsea at the final whistle of the Barclays Premiership match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford on November 6 2005 in Manchester, England. (Photo by John Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
LISBON, PORTUGAL - DECEMBER 6: Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United talks to Gary Neville during a training session ahead of the UEFA Champions League match between Benfica and Manchester United on December 6, 2005 in Lisbon, Portugal. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
Manchester United Press Conference and Training
LISBON, PORTUGAL - DECEMBER 6: Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United talks to Gary Neville during a training session ahead of the UEFA Champions League match between Benfica and Manchester United on December 6, 2005 in Lisbon, Portugal. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 30: Manchester United Manager Sir Alex Ferguson looks on with Manchester City Manager Roberto Mancini (R) prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium on April 30, 2012 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Manchester City v Manchester United - Premier League
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 30: Manchester United Manager Sir Alex Ferguson looks on with Manchester City Manager Roberto Mancini (R) prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium on April 30, 2012 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA - JANUARY 23: Sir Alex Ferguson and Ryan Giggs of Manchester United take part in a First Team Training Session at King Fahd Stadium on January 23 2008, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
Manchester United Training Session
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA - JANUARY 23: Sir Alex Ferguson and Ryan Giggs of Manchester United take part in a First Team Training Session at King Fahd Stadium on January 23 2008, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
MUNICH, GERMANY - MARCH 29: Wayne Rooney and Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United in action during a First Team Training Session ahead of their UEFA Champions League Quarter-Final First Leg match against Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena on March 29, 2010 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by John Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
Manchester United Training Session and Press Conference
MUNICH, GERMANY - MARCH 29: Wayne Rooney and Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United in action during a First Team Training Session ahead of their UEFA Champions League Quarter-Final First Leg match against Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena on March 29, 2010 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by John Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)
2 Apr 2002: Alex Ferguson of Manchester United vents his anger during the Deportivo La Coruna v Manchester United UEFA Champions League Quarter Final 1st Leg match at the Estadio Municipal De Riazor in La Coruna, Spain. DIGITAL IMAGE. Mandatory Credit:Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images
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2 Apr 2002: Alex Ferguson of Manchester United vents his anger during the Deportivo La Coruna v Manchester United UEFA Champions League Quarter Final 1st Leg match at the Estadio Municipal De Riazor in La Coruna, Spain. DIGITAL IMAGE. Mandatory Credit:Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images
30 Nov 1999: Sir Alex Ferguson the Manchester United manager during the Toyota Cup Final between Manchester United and Palmeiras played at the Tokyo Stadium in Tokyo, Japan. \ Mandatory Credit: Shaun Botterill /Allsport
Sir Alex Ferguson
30 Nov 1999: Sir Alex Ferguson the Manchester United manager during the Toyota Cup Final between Manchester United and Palmeiras played at the Tokyo Stadium in Tokyo, Japan. \ Mandatory Credit: Shaun Botterill /Allsport
16 May 1999: Peter Schmeichel of Manchester United is presented with an honour of service award by his manager Alex Ferguson before the FA Carling Premiership match against Tottenham Hotspur played at Old Trafford in Manchester, England. The match finished in a 2-1 win for Manchester United and they clinched their 5th Premiership title in seven years. \ Mandatory Credit: Shaun Botterill /Allsport
Peter Schmeichel
16 May 1999: Peter Schmeichel of Manchester United is presented with an honour of service award by his manager Alex Ferguson before the FA Carling Premiership match against Tottenham Hotspur played at Old Trafford in Manchester, England. The match finished in a 2-1 win for Manchester United and they clinched their 5th Premiership title in seven years. \ Mandatory Credit: Shaun Botterill /Allsport
LONDON - APRIL 27: David Beckham of Manchester United and his manager Sir Alex Ferguson look in different directions during the FA Barclaycard Premiership match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United held on April 27, 2003 at White Hart Lane, in London. Manchester United won the match 2-0. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
David Beckham of Manchester United and his manager Sir Alex Ferguson look in different directions
LONDON - APRIL 27: David Beckham of Manchester United and his manager Sir Alex Ferguson look in different directions during the FA Barclaycard Premiership match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United held on April 27, 2003 at White Hart Lane, in London. Manchester United won the match 2-0. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
LONDON - FEBRUARY 1: Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger and Manchester United Manager, Alex Ferguson, yell instructions from the sidelines during the Barclays Premiership match between Arsenal and Manchester United at Highbury on February 1, 2005 in London, England. (Photo by Ben Radford/Getty Images)
Arsenal v Manchester United
LONDON - FEBRUARY 1: Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger and Manchester United Manager, Alex Ferguson, yell instructions from the sidelines during the Barclays Premiership match between Arsenal and Manchester United at Highbury on February 1, 2005 in London, England. (Photo by Ben Radford/Getty Images)
LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM - MARCH 03: Manchester United Manager Sir Alex Ferguson smiles at the end of the Barclays Premiership match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield on March 3, 2007 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)
Liverpool v Manchester United
LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM - MARCH 03: Manchester United Manager Sir Alex Ferguson smiles at the end of the Barclays Premiership match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield on March 3, 2007 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)
LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 25: Referee Alan Wiley gestures during Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park on October 25, 2008 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Everton v Manchester United - Premier League
LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 25: Referee Alan Wiley gestures during Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park on October 25, 2008 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 25: Manchester United Manager Sir Alex Ferguson shouts from the touch line as Liverpool Manager Rafael Benitez (L) looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield on October 25, 2009 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Liverpool v Manchester United - Premier League
LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 25: Manchester United Manager Sir Alex Ferguson shouts from the touch line as Liverpool Manager Rafael Benitez (L) looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield on October 25, 2009 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
MILAN, ITALY - FEBRUARY 16: Filippo Inzaghi (C) of AC Milan shoots at goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match between AC Milan and Manchester United on February 16, 2010 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)
AC Milan v Manchester United - UEFA Champions League
MILAN, ITALY - FEBRUARY 16: Filippo Inzaghi (C) of AC Milan shoots at goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg match between AC Milan and Manchester United on February 16, 2010 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 22: Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United and Mark Hughes of Fulham watch from the touchline during the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Manchester United at Craven Cottage on August 22, 2010 in London, England. (Photo by John Peters/Man Utd via Getty Images)
Fulham v Manchester United - Premier League
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 22: Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United and Mark Hughes of Fulham watch from the touchline during the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Manchester United at Craven Cottage on August 22, 2010 in London, England. (Photo by John Peters/Man Utd via Getty Images)
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Manager Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United celebrates at the final whistle during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on December 26, 2012 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Man Utd via Getty Images)
Manchester United v Newcastle United - Premier League
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Manager Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United celebrates at the final whistle during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on December 26, 2012 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Man Utd via Getty Images)

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