In November, Sir Alex Ferguson will have been in charge at Manchester United for an astonishing 27 years. With the cut throat culture of the modern game where we see managers last such short periods of time, it is unlikely that we will see another like him.
Throughout his hugely successful time at Old Trafford helm, the Scotsman has always had the ability to move players on at the right time and then rebuild the team to keep United’s success rolling.
Ferguson’s recruitment is usually very good, however they haven’t all worked out for him.
Here are 10 players who failed to make their mark at Old Trafford.