8 May 2013 Last updated at 15:36

Sir Alex Ferguson lauded by his friend BBC NI's Jackie Fullerton

BBC Northern Ireland's Jackie Fullerton pays tribute to Sir Alex Ferguson after the retirement of the Manchester United manager.

"He is a tremendous man. He created a dynasty at Manchester United," Fullerton told BBC Northern Ireland.

"And also, he's a very nice and courteous man. He is very down to earth and has never forgotten his roots. I have enjoyed our friendship very much."