Legendary former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson might be “off to the races” during his Australian holiday but not before making a surprise visit to Dwight Yorke and Macarthur FC at Campbelltown Stadium on Thursday.
While Bulls boss Yorke had some notice that Ferguson would be at training, Macarthur players were shocked to see the 80-year-old football icon on the sidelines.
The SMH reported one was heard saying “What the f…”.
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“It’s a wonderful surprise to all of us – he didn’t have to be here,” said Yorke, who was coached by Ferguson for four seasons at United.
“He got in contact with me and said he will be in Sydney. (It’s) very gracious for him to be visiting our…