MANCHESTER UNITED have agreed a six-month deal with Ralf Rangnick to become their interim manager, according to reports. The German, who is a pr
MANCHESTER UNITED have agreed a six-month deal with Ralf Rangnick to become their interim manager, according to reports.
The German, who is a practitioner of gengenpressing, is currently heads of sports development at Lokomotiv Moscow and he inspired Jurgen Klopp and Thomas Tuchel.
Odds have been slashed on the German, 63, becoming the interim manager.
That is after reports that Mauricio Pochettino will be difficult to prise away from Paris Saint-Germain before the end of the season.
The French club have been irked by reports the former Spurs manager could head to Old Trafford and have reportedly blocked an approach.
United have now put any move for Poch, 49, on hold until at least the summer.
Brendan Rodgers remains in the running, but United will have to stump £8million to prise him away from Leicester City.
In the meantime, former Barcelona, Valencia and Athletic Bilbao manager Valverde remains a popular option to become United’s interim manager.
The Spaniard, 57, has been out of work since leaving the Nou Camp last year, when he was replaced by doomed Ronald Koeman.
And Man Utd legend Peter Schmeichel wants to see his former team-mate Steve Bruce take temporary charge at the Theatre of Dreams.
Meanwhile, Erling Haaland has been urged to join rivals Liverpool over Manchester United or Chelsea.
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