Manchester United’s future is bright but full of speculation - originally posted on Soccerlens.comAs managerial reigns go, few can hold a candle to Sir Alex Ferguson’s time at Manchester United. In 26 and a half years, Sir Alex won 38 trophies, helped to develop numerous world-class stars like Roy Keane, Peter Schmiechel, David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo, oversaw the rapid expansion of Old Trafford to its current 75,000-plus capacity and made us a team to be feared.
When Fergie took over, we weren’t punching our weight. Although the early stages of his time with us weren’t great, he was in it for the long haul. Fergie drew upon the large pool of talent from our youth academy and gave them a chance of succeeding. His faith in youth paid off, and as the club grew, so did our capability to win against Europe’s finest.
After the changes made by Sir Alex on the pitch took effect, financial success followed. In the space of quarter of a century, United have chan...