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VIDEO: Paul Scholes on becoming manager of the club he's followed since he was a youngster

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What a day for Oldham Athletic and for Paul Scholes!

He's followed the club since he was a youngster. Today he's the new manager at Boundary Park.

The Manchester United legend takes over at the League Two club after the Football League decided his 10 per cent ownership of non-league Salford City was not a conflict of interest.

Here's Paul Crone's report:

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'I've never met anyone as tough as Sir Alex he'll pull through' - Ryan Giggs

Speaking exclusively to Granada Reports - Ryan Giggs admits it was a 'huge shock' when he heard his former boss at Manchester United had suffered a brain hemorrhage.

He described Sir Alex, who's 76, as one of the greatest ever managers and says he's been told the emergency brain surgery he had on Saturday had gone well.

He says he's never met anyone as tough as Sir Alex Ferguson and he's sure he'll pull through.

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