However he has since spoken with the former Manchester United manager
Gary Neville just the latest in a long line production line of former Ferguson players to become a manager
Neville played his entire career under Ferguson's management
Former Manchester United captain was more interested in winning than playing nice football
Ronaldo admits he may leave Real one day
Sir Alex Ferguson was "99 per cent" sure that Cristiano Ronaldo was going to return to Manchester United in 2013, former club captain Patrice Evra has revealed.
Rooney is just 13 goals away from Sir Bobby Charlton's all-time club record
In the post-Ferguson world, the United manager displays much of the Scotsman’s aggressive confidence, but it is his City counterpart who has the more attractive team.
View from the Sofa: Sir Alex Ferguson: Secrets of Success, BBC1
Klopp has promised to end the Reds' long wait for a league title
The pair have fueded since Keane's departure from Old Trafford in 2005
Manchester United won't suffer 25-year wait for a title that Liverpool have endured
The former Manchester United manager felt they gave his side an immediate advantage
Sir Alex Ferguson recounts one of the stranger educational trips of his tenure
Ferguson named Eric Cantona, Cristiano Ronaldo, Paul Scholes and Ryan Giggs as the only four world class players he managed
The former England captain recently hid a glass of wine while talking to his old manager