David Beckham and Sir Alex Ferguson lead tributes to Halifax's legendary Manchester United coach Eric Harrison

Halifax's Eric Harrison with his former players David Beckham, Gary Neville and Paul Scholes
Halifax's Eric Harrison with his former players David Beckham, Gary Neville and Paul Scholes

Sir Alex Ferguson and David Beckham have led the tributes to Halifax's Eric Harrison who has sadly died aged 81.

The legendary former Manchester United and Shay player, of Mytholmroyd, was responsible for the rearing of the famous ‘Class of 92’, including worldwide superstars David Beckham, the Neville brothers, Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes.