- Legendary Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson who is still recovering from a successful brain surgery has made his first statement post surgery
- The former United boss took first words was about Doncaster Rovers' result
- His son Darren Ferguson is the manager of the England league one outfit
Legendary Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson's first words after his successful emergency brain surgery were reportedly on Doncaster Rovers' result.
Fergie was rushed to hospital after suffering from a brain haemorrhage and he underwent emergency surgery and is now believed to be showing early signs of recovery.
It was revealed on Tuesday that he was now out of a coma and talking to his family, who have remained with him in hospital.
And the British tabloid The Sun reports his first words after coming out of surgery were on Doncaster's result.
Fergie's son Darren who manages England League one side,Doncaster missed his side clash with Wigan to be with his father, which Rovers lost 1-0.
He is said to have asked his family: "So, how did Doncaster get on?”
Ferguson is also said to have joked about attending the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid in Kiev later this month.
A statement from United read: "Sir Alex Ferguson has undergone emergency surgery for a brain haemorrhage.
"The procedure has gone very well but he needs a period of intensive care to optimise his recovery. His family request privacy in this matter."
The club later added: "We will keep Sir Alex and his loved ones in our thoughts during this time, and we are united in our wish to see him make a comfortable, speedy recovery."
The football lovers worldwide came together to send their well-wishes to Ferguson, upon hearing the news.
Former club Aberdeen also unfurled a banner during their clash with Rangers on Tuesday night.
Ferguson spent eight years with the Scottish club, winning three league titles and the Cup Winners' Cup before moving to Old Trafford.
Legit.ng previously reported that Manchester United star, Ashley Young, has described how he was "deeply affected" by Sir Alex Ferguson's emergency surgery.
News broke on Saturday evening May 5 that the retired veteran manager had been taken into hospital and needed emergency surgery after a brain haemorrhage.
The 32-year-old Young while speaking to Talksport described his distress at hearing the news over the weekend. He said: "I was deeply affected, sad and I was lost for words. You can only hope and pray that everything is going to be OK."
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