In one in all his trademark weird movies on social media, Manchester United legend Eric Cantona jokingly declared himself as the brand new supervisor of the membership on Thursday.
Talking alongside the caption ‘Breaking information!’, he stated, “Good day my mates. I wish to let you know in exclusivity that I’m the brand new supervisor of Manchester United. I’ll let you know later the names of my nice workers. See you quickly.”
Manchester United are at the moment in a state of turmoil after sacking Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as their supervisor on Sunday. After overseeing one more humiliating defeat, a 4-1 loss to Watford, Ole had walked over to the indignant away followers and held each palms up in apology, earlier than giving them a fast wave as if to say goodbye.
Because the long-term successor to Solskjaer rumbles on, loads of chatter was heard on-line that Ralf Rangnick, at the moment supervisor of sports activities and improvement for Lokomotiv Moscow is near turning into the interim supervisor for the Purple Devils.
Deal not finalized but – talks ongoing with Lokomotiv Moscow. Rangnick and Man Utd wish to be respectful as he’s below contract. pic.twitter.com/wMFy9wseCE
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) November 25, 2021
No last settlement has been reached but however talks are ongoing with the previous Leipzig coach, an individual with information of the state of affairs advised The Related Press on situation of anonymity.
United has struggled to search out stability because the 26-year reign of Alex Ferguson ended with him heading off into retirement in 2013 by lifting the Premier League trophy for a 13th time. Solely three trophies of be aware have been gained since then, with Louis van Gaal delivering the FA Cup in 2016 and José Mourinho the League Cup and Europa League the next yr.