In the most remarkable and wide-ranging interview he has given for many years, Alex Ferguson talks to Tony Blair's former communications chief about life, football and politics.
- Names the players who would feature in his best Manchester United team
- He names the other managers he admires most in the Premier League
- He hints at when he might step down as manager of Manchester United
- He reveals exactly what he thinks of Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez
- He talks about his philosophy of management and much, much more
Don't miss Alex Ferguson in the next issue of the New Statesman, in all good newsagents from Thursday 19 March