Sir Alex Ferguson to speak at Aspire4Sport event

October 6, 2010

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson will join the line-up of major sports stars at the inaugural Aspire4Sport Conference and Expo, decease it has been confirmed.

Ferguson will participate in a special on-to-one and will give an insight into his career and thoughts on management.

He visited the Aspire academy in Qatar earlier this year when he took the United team to the Middle East for warm weather training.

After the trip Ferguson said: “Aspire’s complex is without question the best I have ever seen. Not only that, the operation is so well managed that it has made our stay very easy and relaxed. We hope that this journey is not our last here and that it will initiate a true bond between Manchester United and our friends at Aspire and in Qatar.”

Other confirmed speakers at the event include Barcelona president Sandro Rosell, Inter Milan CEO Ernesto Paolillo, Olympic champion Michael Johnson and tennis legend John McEnroe.

The event will take place in Doha, Qatar, from 15 to 18 November.