– Ryan Giggs
“It’s a great privilege to be appointed a player coach. I hope I will be able to bring my experience to bear, having been both a player and part of the Manchester United family for so long.
"It’s no secret that I have been taking my qualifications and I see this as the first step in my future career. I’m really looking forward to working alongside David and the team.”
Manchester United have announced Ryan Giggs' new postion at the club as a player-coach.
Giggs has been taking his coaching badges and is due to attain the UEFA Pro Licence next summer.
He signed a one year extension to his playing contract in March and will combine his new duties with being a member of the first team squad.