In his 26 seasons as coach of Manchester United, Sir Alex Ferguson spent the better part of one billion dollars on player transfers.
This number doesn’t include wages or salaries. That’s $850 million just in fees to buy players from other teams.
Sir Alex is one of the most successful coach in the history of sports, and a huge part of that success was having the money to buy top players, and using that money wisely.
From tonight’s Sky Sports News:
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