Erik Ten Hag To Earn Close To £30m At Manchester United

Manchester United coach, Erik ten Hag is reportedly making plans to bring Steve McClaren back to Old Trafford as part of his new coaching team.

Ten Hag was confirmed as United’s manager on Thursday on £9million a year until June 2025 and is set to be joined by his Ajax assistant Mitchell van der Gaag when he starts this summer.

The 52-year-old wants Sir Alex Ferguson’s former No 2 McClaren on board as well, because of his Premier League experience.

Ten Hag, who was McClaren’s No 2 at Twente as the former England manager rebuilt his damaged reputation in Holland, is said to be adamant that the 60-year-old comes in.

United denied suggestions that they are resisting Ten Hag’s request, but want him to assess the existing options at the club before making a final decision on McClaren.

The current set-up includes another former Ferguson No 2, Mike Phelan, as well as Chris Armas, who was brought in by interim manager Ralf Rangnick.

The Dutchman has doubled his salary at Ajax by signing a three-year deal worth close to £30million, with the option on the club’s side of an additional 12 months.

Ten Hag replaces Rangnick at the end of the season, having beaten Paris Saint-Germain coach Mauricio Pochettino to the job.

He said: ‘It is a great honour to be appointed manager of Manchester United and I am hugely excited by the challenge.

‘I know the history of this great club and the passion of the fans, and I am absolutely determined to develop a team capable of delivering the success they deserve.’

Please follow and like us:
Pin Share

Related Articles

#MiamiOpen: Iga Swiatek Reaches Miami Open Quater Final

World Number One, female tennis player in waiting, Iga Swiatek has advanced to the quater-finals of the Miami Open for the first time in her history. The Polish player who has been in the best form of her life got past America’s Coco Guaff in straight sets 6-3,6-1 to reach the last eight of the competition. This is Swiatek’s […]

Brazil 2002 Squad Reunite To Celebrate 20th Anniversary Of World Cup Triumph

Brazil’s 2002 World Cup winning team have reunited two decades on, but where are they now? Iconic striker Ronaldo owns two clubs, Cafu is an ambassador for this year’s tournament in Qatar while one star recently played a Sunday League match in Shropshire. The stars from Brazil’s 2002 World Cup winning team reunited on Thursday, June 30, 2022 to celebrate […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

RSS
Follow by Email