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  • MANCHESTER, England -- Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson celebrated his 70th birthday on Saturday by pledging to stay in his job for at least another three years. Luis Hernandez Mexico Jersey . Ferguson told Uniteds in-house TV channel on Saturday that he has no immediate plans to walk away from the game, and that he still hungers for more trophies even after 25 years in charge of the club. "I think Ive got three years with the club," Ferguson said. "As long as my health stays up, as long as Im still enjoying it, still giving the satisfaction of the team doing its best." Ferguson has been reluctant to discuss retirement plans since announcing a decade ago that he would quit after the 2001-02 season. He went back on that promise mid-season, and has since led the club to another four league titles -- with last seasons triumph giving United a record 19 overall. He has won a total of 27 major trophies with United, including two Champions League titles and five FA Cups. "You dont win every time. Ive had plenty of defeats. But, in the context of the achievements, its minuscule, the defeats," Ferguson said. "Were all very good at losing here. People say were great winners, but were also great losers. You know why? Because we dont let it happen too many times." Ferguson was greeted by a standing ovation at Old Trafford before Uniteds game against Blackburn on Saturday and serenaded with the song "Happy Birthday." The Scotsman celebrated his 25th anniversary as manager of United in November and the club marked the occasion by naming a stand at Old Trafford after him. Hes had a few setbacks this season, however, as United was knocked out of the Champions League in the group stage and is facing a stiff challenge from crosstown rival Manchester City for the league title. With United in a bit of a rebuilding phase, Ferguson said there is still a lot of work to be done. "The new players coming into the club -- (Phil) Jones, (Chris) Smalling, Ashley Young -- they didnt win any league medals yet," he said. "We have to continue the dominance of winning leagues and also, without question, winning the European Cup is important to the club. We should have been in at least three other (Champions League) finals. So yes, Id be very keen to win a third one." Alan Pulido Jersey . - The Arizona Coyotes have waived defenceman David Schlemko. Marco Fabian Mexico Jersey . He said his nap briefly turned into a nightmare. What he didnt know was that the nightmare was yet to come. Race 2 of the IndyCar Series event was marred by several cautions, rain and contact with another driver, which would leave Hinchcliffe in 18th when the 80-minute race concluded.SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Robert Allenby feared the worst Thursday at the Phoenix Open in his first round since his mysterious misadventure in Hawaii.Two days after saying he was preparing mentally for one of the toughest weeks of his life, Allenby drew only a few boos and comments on the rowdy par-3 16th stadium hole and the crowded 18th. He had mostly quiet, apathetic galleries in his round of 1-under 70.On Tuesday, the 43-year-old Australian stood by his story that he was robbed and beaten after missing the cut two weeks ago in the Sony Open, basing the account on what he remembered and what he was told by a homeless woman who came to his aid. He said he has no memory from about 11:06 p.m. to 1:27 a.m. that night.Honolulu police are investigating it as second-degree robbery. No arrests have been made.I was a little bit nervous going into 16, Allenby said. I wasnt really sure what to expect. But I just knew it was going to be loud. I was just like, You know what? Just go with the flow and have fun with it. Just dont let it get to you.And they were actually really good. I was actually really surprised, he said. They were fantastic. There was nothing mean at all. ... I think some off the comments were actually pretty funny. Javier Guemez Mexico Jersey. He played through headaches.For some reason I had really bad headaches in my left eye before I teed off and I dont know if that was just nerves, anticipation, what it was, Allenby said. But I took some (pain relievers), just to sort of take the edge off a little bit. It sort of went away a little bit. But it was there. It could be allergies, as well, with the desert.Allenby bogeyed the par-4 11th — his second hole of the day — after hitting his approach over the green, birdied the par-5 13th with a delicate downhill chip to 3 feet, and bogeyed the 16th after hitting into the right front bunker. On his final nine, he made an 8-foot birdie putt on the par-3 fourth and a 14-footer on the par-4 sixth.Felt a little bit nervous on the first nine holes, Allenby said. Just understandable with whats been going on, and very hard to put it all to the side when youre out there. I tried my absolute best and I think I did a really, really good job overall.Allenby has 22 worldwide titles, four on the PGA Tour. His last victories came in consecutive weeks in 2009 in the Nedbank Challenge in South Africa and Australian PGA. cheap nfl jerseys cheap jerseys cheap jerseys cheap jerseys cheap nfl jerseys wholesale jerseys ' ' '