Ron Atkinson in 19881-1986
He was manager of Manchester United from 1971 to 1972
Sir Alex Ferguson (though at the time he did not receive his knighthood yet) was appointed as Manchester United manager on 6 November 1986. He replaced Ron Atkinson.
the Manchester united manager is sir Alex Ferguson
Bobby Charlton played for Manchester united, Then he become the Manchester united manager
Sir Alex Ferguson (or just plain Alex as he was in those days) took over from Ron Atkinson in 1986. Atkinson had managed for five years but won only two trophies (FA Cups in 1983 and 1985).
This is a short list of players signed by Alex Ferguson. are as follows. Luis Nani, Patrice Evra, Jaap Stam , Christiano Ronaldo, Vidic, Edwin Vandersar, Luis Saha, Ruud Van Nistelrooy.
5 years (1981-1986)
Sir Alex Ferguson, he has been the manager of Manchester United for 24 years now.