Football world flood with prayers, wishes after Sir Alex Ferguson's emergency surgery

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Football world has been left shell-shocked by the news of the emergency operation and serious illness of Sir Alex Ferguson. The former United boss is a indestructible personality in the footballing world and a legend of the game.

The 76-year-old had an emergency surgery for a brain haemorrhage on Saturday and it was just a week earlier that he was on the pitch at Old Trafford, all happy and laughing while making a presentation to Arsene Wenger.

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The social media went all emotional with prayers and wishes for the legend of the game pouring from almost everyone.

We take a look at some of those tweets and wish for his speedy recovery. Get well soon Sir Alex!

Sir Alex Ferguson has undergone surgery today for a brain haemorrhage. The procedure has gone very well but he needs a period of intensive care to aid his recovery. His family request privacy in this matter.Everyone at Manchester United sends our very best wishes. pic.twitter.com/SDoNzMwVEZ

— Manchester United (@ManUtd) May 5, 2018

My thoughts and prayers are with you, my dear friend. Be strong, Boss! pic.twitter.com/kmih28Xpsq

— Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cristiano) May 5, 2018

Wishing Sir Alex Ferguson a full and speedy recovery following his emergency surgery today.

— Robbie Fowler (@Robbie9Fowler) May 5, 2018

Everyone at Manchester City wishes Sir Alex Ferguson a full and speedy recovery after his surgery #footballfamily

— Manchester City (@ManCity) May 5, 2018

Get well soon Boss. Thoughts with all the family at this sad time. #AlexFerguson

— Wayne Rooney (@WayneRooney) May 5, 2018

Thoughts and prayers are with Sir Alex Ferguson and his family! Stay strong πŸ™πŸΏπŸ™πŸΏ

— R.Lukaku Bolingoli9 (@RomeluLukaku9) May 5, 2018

Get well soon Sir Alex Ferguson. Hope he makes a full recovery πŸ™πŸΌ

— Mesut Özil (@MesutOzil1088) May 5, 2018

My thoughts and prayers go to Sir Alex Ferguson and his family on these tough moments #SirAlexFerguson pic.twitter.com/H4f7LNlV0q

— Diego Forlan (@DiegoForlan7) May 6, 2018

This evening, everybody at Chelsea FC sends our best wishes to Sir Alex Ferguson for a full and swift recovery following emergency surgery.

— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) May 5, 2018

Everyone at Everton Football Club wishes Sir Alex Ferguson a speedy and full recovery following his emergency surgery today.

— Everton (@Everton) May 5, 2018

Sad news about Sir Alex. Sending him and his family my very best wishes. #GetWellSirAlex

— Alan Shearer (@alanshearer) May 5, 2018

Everyone at #RangersFC sends their best wishes to Sir Alex Ferguson following emergency surgery this evening. pic.twitter.com/oWJJzDZqzV

— Rangers Football Club (@RangersFC) May 5, 2018

Gutted to hear the news tonight about Sir Alex. Don’t really know what else to say other than thoughts and prayers with you and your family, Boss πŸ™πŸΎπŸ™πŸΎ

— Ashley Young (@youngy18) May 5, 2018

Everybody at the Club sends their best wishes to Sir Alex Ferguson for a full and speedy recovery following his emergency surgery today. pic.twitter.com/bCqtsxRvu3

— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) May 5, 2018

We’re all thinking of you, Sir Alex. pic.twitter.com/2K14ZPKFMk

— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) May 5, 2018

Hang in there Sir Alex. Thoughts are with the family and close ones.

— Vincent Kompany (@VincentKompany) May 5, 2018

Very sorry to hear the news that Sir Alex Ferguson is seriously ill in hospital. Wish him all the very best.

— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) May 5, 2018

Absolutely devastated to hear about Sir Alex being unwell in hospital. All my thoughts and prayers are with him and his family. πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ» Be strong Boss xx

— Michael Carrick (@carras16) May 5, 2018

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