Sir Alex Ferguson: watch as Manchester United icon speaks publicly for first time since emergency surgery

Ex-Mancheter United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has spoken publicly for the first time since undergoing emergency brain surgery earlier this year.

The Old Trafford icon, 76, who has been recovering at home for the past two months, has thanked medical staff in a video message released by the club.

The 76-year-old has also revealed that he intends to be back at Old Trafford to watch United in the coming season.

Sir Alex Ferguson

Sir Alex Ferguson