Wish Sir Alex a happy 80th birthday!

Sir Alex Ferguson celebrates his landmark 80th birthday on Friday 31 December and we’re giving fans all around the world the opportunity to wish him very many happy returns!

If you’d like to leave a birthday message for the great man, post it in the box below. We’d also love to hear your favourite Sir Alex memories or anecdotes; maybe you were lucky enough to meet him, or there is a specific match, trophy or moment that is important to you. If so, share them here – we will be selecting the best messages and including them in a special birthday book to be presented to Sir Alex in the new year, so he may well get to read your message personally!

We will be publishing a selection of the messages on ManUtd.com and the Official App on his birthday, so make sure you return on 31 December to read more.



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