“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.”
More top news
Adam Yates has his sights set on the yellow jersey after proving himself as a Grand Tour contender in the Tour de France.
Some of Liverpool's best loved landmarks feature in the new Hollywood movie written by JK Rowling.
British Transport Police are investigating claims that a young boy was assaulted by a pensioner on a train to Manchester.