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Head-to-head: Old master verus star striker

Published 24/10/2010 | 05:00

Alex Ferguson

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Born: December 31, 1941

Manchester United Career:

Years as manager: 24 (Took over at Old Trafford on November 6, 1986)

Premier League titles: 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009.

FA Cup: 1990, 1994, 1996, 1999, 2004

League Cup: 1992, 2006, 2009, 2010.

UEFA Champions League: 1999, 2008.

UEFA Super Cup: 1992.

FIFA Club World Cup: 2008.

UEFA Cup Winners Cup: 1991.

Inter-Continental Cup: 1999.

FA Charity/Community Shield: 1990 (shared), 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2003, 2007, 2008, and 2010.

LMA Manager of the Decade: 1990s.

UEFA Champions League Manager of the Year: 1999.

FA Premier League Manager of the Year: 1994, 1995-1997, 1998-2000, 2003, 2006-2008.

Wayne Rooney

Born: October 24, 1985

Manchester United Career:

Appearances: 289 (30 as sub)

Goals: 132

Yellow Cards: 59

Red Cards: 2

Premier League titles: 2007, 2008, 2009.

Champions League: 2008

League Cup: 2006, 2009, 2010.

FA Charity/Community Shield: 2007, 2008, 2010

PFA Young Player of the Year Award: 2005, 2006.

PFA Players' Player of the Year Award: 2010

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