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The Fall of Manchester United after SAF

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  First things first! Sir Alex Ferguson is undoubtedly the greatest football manager of all time and has won more trophies than any other manager in the history of football. During his illustrious 26 years with Manchester United he won 38 trophies, including 13 Premier League titles, 5 FA Cups, and 2 UEFA Champions League titles. I am always reminded of him every time Manchester United are chasing in the dying minutes of the game. You cannot dismiss them until the referee blows the final whistle because of the “Fergie Time” effect. Sir Alex Ferguson’s leadership style is tough, aggressive and loyal with high commitment towards and from the players. Many of his players considered him as a disciplinarian with a hard character and a stubborn man. In 2013, just two weeks after winning his 13 th Premier League title, Sir Alex announced his retirement from football management crushing hearts of every Manchester United fan and other football enthusiasts. United have gone from serial wi

Leicester City shocks the Football world

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How can I have a blog and not write about football? Sit back, relax and read about one of the biggest shocks in football or any sport for that matter. I have been watching English football for about 17 years now and what happened in 2016 can be described as one of the greatest sporting stories of all time, Leicester City were confirmed as champions of the Premier League for the first time in the club's history. The previous season, Leicester was bottom of the table for most of the year and on the brink of relegation.   Seven wins in the last nine matches saved them from relegation and helped them regain their spot in the English top flight. At the beginning of 2015 – 16 season, Leicester City was given odds of 5000-1 to win the Premier League. There was a stronger possibility of Elvis Presley being found alive, so you can imagine the disbelief across the sporting world when this farfetched dream became a reality. Was it the Manager? Leicester City turne