Retiring iconic Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson (R) and his players hold the Premier League trophy outside the town hall in Manchester
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Manchester United parade trophy and mark Alex Ferguson's retirement

A victory parade to mark Manchester United's 20th league title and Sir Alex Ferguson's retirement has drawn thousands of fans on to the streets.

Many supporters gathered at the club's Old Trafford stadium as the open-top bus tour got under way.

The parade travelled towards the city centre and arrived at Albert Square, where the bus was greeted by more fans.

Sir Alex, who is retiring at the age of 71 after 26 years in Manchester, has won 38 trophies at Old Trafford.

David Bond reports.

  • 13 May 2013