Sport Alex Ferguson health update: Former Man United manager out of intensive care, club confirms

22:35  09 may  2018
22:35  09 may  2018 Source:   goal.com

Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson rushed to hospital

  Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson rushed to hospital Alex Ferguson is in intensive care after suffering a brain haemorrhage.Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson is in intensive care after undergoing emergency surgery for a brain haemorrhage, the club have confirmed.

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson was in intensive care after emergency surgery for a brain hemorrhage on Saturday amid an outpouring of affection and get-well messages from across football.

According to a tweet from the team's verified Twitter account, former Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson had surgery Saturday for a brain hemorrhage. "The procedure has gone very well but he needs a period of intensive care to aid his recovery.

ferguson-cropped: Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson © Provided by Goal Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson

Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson is out of intensive care after surgery for a brain hemorrhage, the club confirmed Wednesday.

News broke of Ferguson being taken ill Saturday, with the 76-year-old reported not feeling well last week.

United confirmed later the same day that Ferguson was in intensive care after having surgery on a brain hemorrhage, with tributes pouring in from all over the sporting world for the iconic former manager.

In its initial statement, United said the procedure had gone "very well," leading to optimism about the Scot's condition.

And, after media reports of Ferguson taking visitors and talking to friends and family, United announced Wednesday that his recovery has gone well enough so far that he has been transferred out of the intensive care unit.

Posting on its official Twitter account, United said: "Sir Alex no longer needs intensive care and will continue rehabilitation as an inpatient.

"His family have been overwhelmed by the level of support and good wishes but continue to request privacy as this will be vital during this next stage of recovery."

BREAKING NEWS: Alex Ferguson out of intensive care, Man United confirm .
After having emergency surgery for a brain haemorrhage, Manchester United have said former manager Alex Ferguson is out of intensive care.Alex Ferguson no longer requires intensive care following surgery for a brain haemorrhage, Manchester United have confirmed.

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