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So just how much do you really know about the Boss, the greatest British football manager in history? In this e-book, Volume 1 of 2, you will be teased and pleased in equal measure by the variety of testing questions. Who did Alex Ferguson succeed asMoreSo just how much do you really know about the Boss, the greatest British football manager in history? In this e-book, Volume 1 of 2, you will be teased and pleased in equal measure by the variety of testing questions. Who did Alex Ferguson succeed as manager of Manchester United on 6 November 1986? Name the two players, his first ever signings for Manchester United who were jointly unveiled at Old Trafford in July 1987. Can you name the 10 London clubs the Boss faced in the Premier League between 1992-2013? During his 26½ years in charge of Manchester United, the Boss faced 8 different Liverpool managers. Name any 7 of them. Two days after arriving in Manchester, Alex Ferguson took charge of the team for the first time. Can you name the team which beat them 2-0 in the English First Division? On the opening day of the 1995-96 season, United lost 3-1 away. On Match of the Day that night Alan Hansen famously said “You can’t win anything with kids” in reference to the number of young players in the United side. Who beat them and who scored United’s goal? In season 1996-97, United met a team in the Champions League who have been crowned Champions of their own country 32 times and who also won the German Championship which is now the Bundesliga. Who are they? Prior to a Champions League game against this side the Boss said: “When an Italian tells me its pasta on the plate, I check under the sauce to make sure. They are the inventors of the smokescreen.” Which club were United about to play? On 17 January 1981, this team which United defeated 2-1 over two legs in the League Cup semi-finals in 1991-92, played Manchester City at Maine Road wearing the home Manchester United shirt and lost 3-2 in the English First Division. What team borrowed the United home shirt for their game against City and why? He was the last player to score for Manchester United during Sir Alex’s reign as manager but can you name him? Are you ready to test yourself?