'Great to be back' - Ferguson makes Old Trafford return

Sir Alex Ferguson Manchester United 2018-19

Speaking in the video released in July , Ferguson said: "Believe me, without those people, who gave me such great care, I would not be sitting here today". This is the pressure, having these press guys with stupid questions.

"It's going to be a bit emotional for me when the game gets started and things like that", the Scot told MUTV. It was important getting the right time and the right rest before coming to a game.

"It's bound to be emotional". That will be something, you know.

"Paul enjoy the night, sorry I'm not there to enjoy the celebration, well done for a fantastic career and being a great human being". He said he was taking some of the doctors who treated him as special guests.

'It's unbelievable, ' he added, 'there were thousands of cards and they kept arriving at Salford Royal Hospital.

United grew in confidence after scoring and it required an acrobatic diving save by Rui Patricio deep in first half injury-time to deny Fred a second goal, this from a left-foot free-kick.

"The number of emails and texts and personal cards to the house, it really was incredible".

'I'm overcome by it and overwhelmed by it. It was really important to do that. And some of the doctors who did the operation are here too - I thought it was the right thing to do.

This was the real story of the day: United's greatest ever manager, four months after a life-threatening affliction, back smiling and pumping his fists at Old Trafford. The good wishes do resonate very, very strongly with me, so thank you for that support you've given me.

The picture's caption read: "Welcome back to Old Trafford, Sir Alex".

Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on 22 September 2018.

"Lastly, I'll be back later in the season to watch the team".

"Fortunately he did and he became the player we all saw".

Related News:

  • Jane Fonda says she 'hates' the fact she got plastic surgery

    Jane Fonda says she 'hates' the fact she got plastic surgery

    When you're young it can be [self harm] and when you're older it can be plastic surgery. And there are plenty of women who do belong in the boardroom'.
    S&P 500, Dow up as rising treasury yields boost banks

    S&P 500, Dow up as rising treasury yields boost banks

    China called for US President Donald Trump to show China "respect" a day after both countries announced new tariffs on each other. Telecoms rose 1.4 percent on its last trading day as a discrete major S&P sector, and was the index's biggest percentage gainer.
    LeBron James empathizes with Serena Williams in wake of US Open outburst

    LeBron James empathizes with Serena Williams in wake of US Open outburst

    With hindsight, suppose McEnroe had said that Williams was more dominant among women players than any man was among male players. Upon reentering the court, she realized her shirt was on backwards and proceeded to take it off so that she could turn it around.
  • Not my brother's keeper: six siblings speak out against Republican candidate

    Not my brother's keeper: six siblings speak out against Republican candidate

    Paul is also said to be a birther who believes that financier and Holocaust survivor George Soros collaborated with the Nazis. Paul Gosar's other controversies include boycotting a 2015 speech to Congress by Pope Francis.
    Audi's E-Tron electric SUV to roll off line in 2019

    Audi's E-Tron electric SUV to roll off line in 2019

    Every Audi e-tron battery comes with an 8 year/100,000 mile (whichever occurs first) limited warranty for added peace of mind. Tesla has developed its own network of Supercharger charging stations with more than 11,000 chargers in North America.
    Crisis? What crisis? Klopp unconcerned by Salah form

    Crisis? What crisis? Klopp unconcerned by Salah form

    Mohamed Salah's sluggish start to the season is down to a fear of getting injured again after Sergio Ramos' tackle. He did a lactate test last week so fitness-wise he is - for his situation - on a really OK level.
  • This is what happens to a shy octopus on ecstasy

    This is what happens to a shy octopus on ecstasy

    They add that the octopuses may rely on common pathways to behave socially at certain times, such as during mating season. Whether that demonstrates an increase in something like love or affection for each other, though, is still up for debate.
    Putin seeks to defuse downing of Russian plane off Syria

    Putin seeks to defuse downing of Russian plane off Syria

    Hezbollah has sent thousands of soldiers to fight alongside the Syrian government forces since the 2011 eruption of the civil war. Although Russian President Vladimir Putin initially described the downing as "tragic chance", Moscow has made its anger clear.

    Will US help allies to replace Iranian oil sources?

    UCO Bank has handled similar transactions in the past, hence it will be the preferred bank. It has also been hoping that the U.S. will give it some relief from the sanctions.
  • Twitch is Reportedly Blocked in China After Government Crackdown

    Twitch is Reportedly Blocked in China After Government Crackdown

    Many are saying online that this supposed crackdown is a sign of the government further tightening its grip on gaming. Twitch confirmed that the service is now blocked in China, but the reasons why are still unclear.
    North Carolina governor says floodwaters still

    North Carolina governor says floodwaters still "treacherous" after Florence

    Cooper said Saturday that nine of the state's river gauges are at major flood stage and four others are at moderate flood stage. Corner Donnie Grimsley said Friday morning that he's still working to contact the victim's family before he releases the name.
    Jose Mourinho reveals one player is dropped for Wolves clash

    Jose Mourinho reveals one player is dropped for Wolves clash

    A team that yesterday looked very bad, today looks very good, and one that yesterday looked very good, today looks very bad. He doesn't need to face more difficulty'.

Most liked

Full Club Rosters for the $10 Million Fortnite Fall Skirmish Tournament Series
Fortnite Season 6 will begin on 27 September for Xbox One, PS4, PC, Nintendo Switch, and mobile versions of the battle royale game.

Judiciary Committee Gives Kavanaugh Accuser More Time
But Katz wrote that "Monday's date is not possible and the committee's insistence that it occur then is arbitrary in any event". She had earlier called for the Federal Bureau of Investigation to look into the charges against Kavanaugh.

Britain's Tesco takes on discount rivals with new Jack's chain
It revealed that 8 out of 10 of the food and drink products stocked in Jack's will be either grown, reared or made in Britain. Mr Lewis said today: "Jack Cohen championed value for customers and changed the face of British shopping".

3.4M chickens, 5,500 hogs dead in Florence flood
That effort resumed Wednesday morning, and Thompson said a specialized crew was being flown in from Charleston to assist. Two deputies were rescued from the top of the van, and Horry County officials said they tried to get the women out.

Brand new Pixel 3 accessory uncovered in latest version of Google app
Surprisingly enough, the SIM card tray is not immediately visible on either side of the smartphone. Google Pixel 3 XL is rumoured to feature 6.2-inch (1440 x 2960) 19:9 aspect ratio notched display.

Cheers At SpaceX: Japanese Billionaire Books First Moonshot
When asked about the trip, Maezawa said that a few artists will be accompanying him in the revolutionary journey on BFR . Though Maezawa would receive proper training before the trip, he would be the normal human being to do that.

Firefox VR Browser is out with voice search and other cool features
The browser is free, and its version 1.0 is now available for headsets like Google DayDream , Oculus Rift , and Viveport. Of course, you can browse the web as you normally would on your PC or mobile device as well.

Cristiano Ronaldo Red Card: Juventus Star Reportedly To Serve This Ban
Juventus were attacking Valencia's goal from the left-wing when Ronaldo slipped into their penalty area, waiting for a cross. We can't go back in time because Ronaldo has already been sent off and the match has finished'.

Priyanka, Sonam, Janhvi at Isha Ambani’s Engagement Celebrations
Post their engagement, they have made several public appearances and made our hearts flutter with their chemistry. Both outfits were designed by Manish Malhotra who posed with the smitten couple in a now-deleted Instagram photo.

Amazon's Alexa Is Coming For Your Microwave, Wall Clock And More
Plug all sorts of digital and analog inputs from your existing audio ecosystem to integrate them with Alexa's music control tools. There's also a new Whisper Mode, which allows you to whisper to Alexa (and apparently she will whisper her response back to you).

DeChambeau the man to beat at season-ending Tour Championship
PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan said: "Compared to the current system, the beauty here is in the simplicity". The next five will begin at 4 under, regressing by one stroke per five players until those ranked Nos.

Tom Brady Says Josh Gordon Partnership Is A "Work In Progress"
Gordon's locker is located next to Brady's, which likely was not by accident - although Brady said it's Bill Belichick's decision. "I think everybody feels like this is a talented player", Belichick told Patriots.com's Scott Zolak this week.

IPhone XS, XS Max Teardowns Reveal Chips From Intel and Toshiba
Previous year brought that quasi-radical redesign of Apple's product, but what was quasi-radical in 2017 is standard in 2018. It's all very tongue-in-cheek with Huawei parking a van with "Huawei Ju%CE that lasts" branding outside the Apple Store.

Village Rockstars is India’s official entry to Oscars 2019
Rima Das' directorial ' Village Rockstars' , an Assamese movie, has been selected as India's official entry to the Oscars 2019 . Village Rockstars is slated for a pan-India release on 28 September.

Air Force: Space Force Would Cost $13 Billion Over 5 Years
The proposal represents the Air Force's point of view, not necessarily that of the Pentagon as a whole. The NRO is believed to have the largest budget of the 17 US intelligence agencies.