A hugely popular football speaker, Sir Alex Ferguson describes how to create a winning mindset in any establishment or organisation and the requirements to be consistently successful in any walk of life. A former player, prolific football speaker and manager who led his teams to a total of 50 trophies, Sir Alex Ferguson was voted the IFFHS World’s Best Coach of the 21st Century. Appointed the manager of Manchester United in November 1986, Sir Alex Ferguson would go on to build a dynasty and be the benchmark that every manager to come would be compared against.
Joining a team with a drinking culture and players said to be ‘depressed’ about their fitness, Ferguson had a huge task and challenge ahead of him. Victorious in the FA Cup during the 1989-1990 season, United went on to win the Premier League title after a 26-year wait. Describing the exact policies and tactics he implemented to achieve this as a football speaker, the lessons that Sir Alex teaches can be applied to sporting, social and business environments alike and are invaluable to achievement and peak performance in any walk of life.
Perhaps Sir Alex Ferguson’s greatest example of success with the side came in 1999 when the club won the treble of the Premier League, FA Cup and Champions League. Manchester United went on to win 38 trophies, including 13 Premier League titles and 2 UEFA Champions League titles in 16 years during Ferguson’s remarkable tenure at Old Trafford. Individually, Ferguson’s performances as a manager resulted in a number of personal accolades, voted the LMA Manager of the Decade, UEFA Manager of the Year, Onze d’Or Coach of the Year on three occasions, World Soccer Magazine Greatest Manager of All Time, BBC Sports Personality of the Year Lifetime Achievement Award and FIFA Presidential Award to name a few.
A wonderful football speaker who has even lectured at Harvard University, Sir Alex is an ideal ambassador for Football and sport. A professional at heart, Sir Alex can use his experience of years in the public spotlight and at the height of football to give audiences an insight into life in the Premier League. The English, Scottish and European Hall of Fame inductee who has been awarded an OBE, CBE and Knighthood for his services to football, Sir Alex Ferguson, the greatest manager of all time is available to hire as a football speaker for any event or function and is certain to provide an unforgettable performance.