Born on 31st December 1941 in Glasgow, Scotland, Sir Alexander Chapman "Alex" Ferguson isa skilled former footballer, top goal scorer of his times and one of the most successful managers in the history of England who led the club Manchester United to win thirteen premier leagues, two UEFA Champions Leagues, and five FA Cups.
Honored as the “Officer of the Order of the British Empire” in 1985
Entitled as the Manager of the decade by LMA (League Managers Association) for the 1990s.
Commander of the BritishEmpire in 1995
“TributeAward" by FWA in 1996
Bestowed the title of “Onze d’Or Coach of the Year" three times: in 1997, 2007 and 2008
UEFA Manager of the Year for the season 1998-99
Honored with “Mussabini Medal” sports award for coaches in 1999
Venerated with the "Freedom of the City of Glasgow" and "Freedom of the City of Aberdeen" in 1999. That year, Alex was also honored as the "Knight Bachelor".
Named as the "LMA Manager of the Year"fourtimes for seasons 1998-99, 2007-08, 2010-11 and 2012-2013
Honored as Freedom of the City of Manchester in 2000
Freedom of the City of Manchester in 2000
Alex’s name was inducted into the English Football Hall of Fame in 2002
Inducted into Scottish Football Hall of Fame in 2004.
PFA Merit Award in 2007
Honored as World’s Best Club Coach by IFFHS in 1999 and 2008
Inducted into European Football Hall of Fame in 2008
Bestowed the “Special Merit Award" by LMA two times in 2009 and 2011
Honored with the FIFA President Award in 2011.
Honored as World Best Club Coachof the 21st Century by IFFHS in 2012
Premier League Merit Award for the season 2012–13
Freedom of the Borough of Trafford in 2013
Selected as Premier League Manager of the Season for 11 times and Premier League Managerof the season for 27 times in between 1993-2013