08/05/2013 11:44 BST | Updated 09/05/2013 04:59 BST

Sir Alex Ferguson Retires: Animals That Look Like The Manchester United Manager (PICTURES)

Before Sir Alex Ferguson announced his retirement, the jungle drums were beating around the internet and it wasn't long before the news was officially broken.

Ferguson is famously known for giving his players the 'hair dryer' treatment and being the top dog in the Premier League - and he will always remain king of the jungle.

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Sir Alex Ferguson has a striking resemblance to an Otter.

We're sure that with Sir Alex in his new role as a director of Manchester United, his bark will be worse than his bite.

Take a look at our gallery below of the animals that look like Sir Alex Ferguson.

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