Sir Alex Ferguson raised over £400,000 for the NHS at lavish charity party after life-threatening seizure

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Sir Alex Ferguson raised over £400,000 for the NHS at lavish charity party after life-threatening seizure



SIR Alex Ferguson raised £405,000 for the NHS after throwing a star- studded charity bash.
The ex-Manchester United boss, 77, handed over the cash as a thank you for the brain op that saved his life last year.
Paul Edwards – The Sun Sir Alex was rushed to hospital last year after suffering from a seizure
The do, hosted by actor James Nesbitt at a plush Manchester hotel on Friday, was a sell-out with hundreds of people paying to have dinner alongside Fergie and Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp.
A source said: “Alex was in great form all night and had guests in stitches with his stories.
“It raised a lot of money but Alex was determined that all of it should go to the NHS.
“He’s always been a great supporter of them and that’s become even more the case since his health issues.” The cash included £5,000 from a punter who paid for a picture with The Proclaimers, who performed.
AFP or licensors Sir Alex Ferguson, who raised over £400,00 for the NHS, was recently at a match between PSG and Manchester United in Paris

Last May Sir Alex was rushed to hospital for emergency surgery after a seizure at his home in Wilmslow, Cheshire.
He was placed in an induced coma and spent four days in intensive care.
The Scot won 38 trophies in a glittering 26 years at Old Trafford before retiring in 2013.
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