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Cheers, chants for ‘Fergie Time’ the stage show

In this Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, Manchester United former manager Alex Ferguson applauds supporters before the team's English Premier League soccer match against Everton at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England. Ninety minutes after the return of “Fergie Time” at Old Trafford, the man himself returned to the limelight - in an interview on a London stage. (AP Photo/Jon Super, File)

LONDON (AP) — Ninety minutes after the return of “Fergie Time” at Old Trafford, the man himself returned to the limelight — in an interview on a London stage.

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United gets last-gasp equalizer to thwart Chelsea

Manchester United's Robin van Persie, right, scores against Chelsea during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Sunday Oct. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

Robin van Persie rescued a point for Manchester United to keep Chelsea from moving eight points clear of defending champion Manchester City in the Premier League.

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Falcons lose 22-21 in London on last-play Lions FG

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith watches as Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater (5) kicks the game winning field goal in the second half of the NFL football game at Wembley Stadium, London, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. The Loins won 22-21. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

LONDON (AP) — Everything was going so, so right for the Atlanta Falcons. Then the second half happened.

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Lions rally to beat Falcons 22-21 in London

Detroit Lions players celebrate after kicker Matt Prater (5), right, kicked the match winning field goal during the NFL football game against Atlanta Falcons at Wembley Stadium, London, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014.  (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

LONDON (AP) — The second kick was the only one that mattered.

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Lions DT Nick Fairley out with knee injury

LONDON (AP) — Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley injured his right knee Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons and was ruled out for the game, dealing a blow to the Lions’ league-leading pass rush.

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