Chelsea finish fourth as Sir Alex Ferguson bows out

May 20, 2013, 01:06 IST | AFP

Arsenal won the race for fourth place in the Premier League with a 1-0 victory at Newcastle, while Alex Ferguson's career ended in remarkable fashion as Manchester United drew 5-5 at West Bromwich Albion yesterday.

Ferguson will be succeeded at Old Trafford by Everton manager David Moyes, who saw his team beaten 2-1 at third-placed Chelsea in his farewell after an 11-year reign.

The win for Arsenal sealed the final qualifying spot for the Champions League. That left London rivals Tottenham, who beat Sunderland 1-0, in fifth place and forced to settle for a Europa League place.

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