Giggs

  • Ryan Giggs to be in charge of Manchester United's pre-season training 07-07-2014 01:15 PM

    London: Former midfielder Ryan Giggs will be in charge for Manchester United's pre-season training on Monday as newly appointed manager Louis van Gaal is still at the FIFA World Cup with the Netherlands reaching the semi-finals. Giggs, who was announced as Van Gaal's No.2, will be assisted by Dutchman Albert...
  • I wasn't ready for top job at Manchester United, says Ryan Giggs 29-06-2014 10:00 AM

    Ryan Giggs, who briefly took over when Manchester United sacked David Moyes towards the end of last season, says he is "not quite ready" to become a manager. Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal will take over at Old Trafford when his side's involvement in the World Cup in Brazil is...
  • Factbox: Manchester United great Ryan Giggs 19-05-2014 09:57 PM

    England: Highlights in the career of Ryan Giggs, the Manchester United great who ended his playing career and took over as the club's assistant manager on Monday: 1973 - Born Ryan Joseph Wilson on Nov. 29 in Cardiff. 1990 - Signs as a trainee with Manchester United, turning professional within...
  • Manchester United great Ryan Giggs ends playing career 19-05-2014 09:49 PM

    England: After 13 league titles, two Champions Leagues, 963 appearances and many more amazing memories, Ryan Giggs brought an end to his incredible 23-year playing career at Manchester United on Monday to take over as the club's assistant manager. British football's most decorated player made the announcement in an open...
  • Louis van Gaal named Manchester United Manager, Giggs his assistant 19-05-2014 06:40 PM

    Dutch national coach Louis van Gaal has officially been named as David Moyes' replacement to manage English Premier League giants and 19-time champions Manchester United after a disappointing last season in which they finished a lowly seventh. "Louis van Gaal will take over as manager of Manchester United from the...
  • Van Gaal, Giggs would be 'fantastic' at Manchester United: Schmeichel 16-05-2014 11:19 PM

    Former Manchester United goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel believes a combination of the experienced Louis van Gaal and Old Trafford hero Ryan Giggs would be "fantastic" for the club, he said on Friday. Netherlands manager Van Gaal again refused to confirm his intentions to reporters at the Dutch training headquarters on Friday...
  • Manchester United role has prepared Ryan Giggs for life after retirement 09-05-2014 06:54 PM

    Three matches in charge of Manchester United have given interim manager Ryan Giggs a taste of the pressure that comes from being a Premier League manager and prepared him for life when he finally hangs up his boots. Giggs, who stepped into the breach when David Moyes's woeful 10-month spell...
  • Young sensation Wilson can bring excitement back to Manchester United 07-05-2014 08:26 AM

    Manchester United's two-goal debutant James Wilson can help bring back the excitement to Old Trafford, interim manager Ryan Giggs said after the 18-year-old shone in a 3-1 Premier League win over Hull City on Tuesday. Wilson, the latest young talent to come off the United production line, showed razor sharp...
  • Sunderland beat Man United 1-0, Giggs' first loss 03-05-2014 10:14 PM

    Manchester: Sunderland took a huge step toward staying in the Premier League by handing Ryan Giggs the first defeat of his reign as interim Manchester United manager on Saturday. Sebastian Larsson took advantage of some slack marking to fire home Connor Wickham's cross in the 30th minute as Sunderland recorded...
  • Fulham, Cardiff relegated from Premier League 03-05-2014 10:01 PM

    Liverpool:Fulham and Cardiff were relegated from the Premier League on Saturday after Sunderland's surprise 1-0 win at Manchester United proved a reality check for the deposed champions' interim manager Ryan Giggs. Fulham lost 4-1 at Stoke and Cardiff was defeated 3-0 at Newcastle, leaving both teams unable to climb out...
  • Manchester United's Robin van Persie may return for Sunderland clash 02-05-2014 06:02 PM

    Wayne Rooney is doubtful for Manchester United's Premier League game against Sunderland on Saturday but Dutch striker Robin van Persie could return, interim manager Ryan Giggs said on Friday. Rooney is one of several players who have picked up a bug this week. "Wayne has also got a tight groin...
  • Rio Ferdinand hopes to erase 'embarrassing' year at Manchester United 28-04-2014 09:42 AM

    Rio Ferdinand hopes to remain at Manchester United to help resurrect the fallen Premier League giants after an "embarrassing" season under former manager David Moyes. With his contract set to expire in June, the 35-year-old former England captain had appeared set to finish his 12-year career at the club after...
  • Ryan Giggs goes back to the future to revive Manchester United 27-04-2014 11:05 AM

    Manchester United interim manager Ryan Giggs, with his tufts of grey hair and smart club suit, strode on to the Old Trafford turf and got a hero's welcome on Saturday as he launched a new phase in his career and a fresh start for the club. Ninety minutes later with...
  • Manchester United beat Norwich 4-0 as Ryan Giggs takes charge 27-04-2014 12:06 AM

    England: Wayne Rooney and Juan Mata scored twice to ensure Ryan Giggs' spell as interim Manchester United manager began with a comfortable 4-0 victory against a mediocre Norwich side in the Premier League on Saturday. It was an upbeat end to a turbulent week at Old Trafford that saw David...
  • Ferguson backs Giggs for permanent Manchester United job 26-04-2014 03:23 PM

    Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson believes Ryan Giggs is the ideal person to take over as the club's full-time manager. Giggs, 40, was put in temporary charge of United after the club sacked David Moyes on Tuesday, ending his dismal 10 months at Old Trafford. "I think that he...
  • Ryan Giggs urges Man United players to entertain fans 25-04-2014 03:45 PM

    Manchester: Ryan Giggs described managing Manchester United as the proudest moment of his extraordinary career and said he wants the team to play with passion, tempo and imagination. Giggs was put in temporary charge of United after the club sacked David Moyes on Tuesday, ending his dismal 10 months at...
  • 'Class of 92' reunited to stabilize Manchester United 24-04-2014 10:39 AM

    Manchester United have brought the "Class of 92" back together. Renowned graduates of United's most successful youth team have been put in control of a team in turmoil following the abrupt dismissal of David Moyes. A notable absentee is David Beckham, who has never expressed a desire for team management....
  • Ryan Giggs to be assisted by former teammates at Manchester United 23-04-2014 04:37 PM

    Manchester: Ryan Giggs will be assisted by former teammates Paul Scholes, Nicky Butt and Phil Neville during his spell as interim manager of Manchester United following the dismissal of David Moyes. Neville was already the first-team coach under Moyes, while Butt had been working with United's Under-19s and Under-21s as...
  • Five potential replacements for David Moyes at Manchester United 22-04-2014 05:15 PM

    David Moyes was on Tuesday sacked as the manager of Manchester United as a price for the club's sudden decline. Moyes' position had become untenable since Sunday, when United lost 2-0 to Everton in the Premier League to ensure England's biggest club over the last two decades will miss out...
  • Giggs to replace Moyes as interim Manchester United manager 22-04-2014 02:29 PM

    Manchester United stalwart Ryan Giggs will take charge as manager of the top English Premier League club after David Moyes' sorry 10-month stay ended on Tuesday. Moyes left the club after a poor record during his short stay, after which the club announced on its website that Giggs will take...
  • Manchester United greats agree deal to buy lowly Salford City 28-03-2014 08:48 AM

    Manchester: Manchester United's Ryan Giggs and team mates from the famous 'Class of 92' have agreed a deal to buy Salford City who play in the muddy and unglamorous world of English soccer's eighth tier. Giggs, along with Paul Scholes, Gary Neville, Phil Neville and Nicky Butt, will complete the...
  • Bruised Manchester United among familiar faces at Europe's top table 20-03-2014 04:53 PM

    Manchester United will take their usual place at the top table of European soccer in the Champions League quarter-finals draw on Friday but like an impoverished lord at a society dinner, they will hope no-one notices their moth-eaten garments. United will be among familiar faces when they go into the...
  • Evergreen Giggs rolls back the years for United 20-03-2014 09:02 AM

    Ryan Giggs rolled back the years with an inspirational display to lead Manchester United into the Champions League quarter-finals on Wednesday, becoming the oldest outfield player to take part in the competition's knockout stages. Handed his first start in 11 games, the 40-year-old was central to all that was good...
  • Manchester United's lows have bigger impact than highs: Ryan Giggs 10-01-2014 09:45 PM

    London: Ryan Giggs has made collecting silverware a habit during his magnificent Manchester United career but the rare lean times have had a greater impact, according to the veteran Welshman. Champions United have begun 2014 with three consecutive defeats and according to the 40-year-old, it hurts. "I have said over...
  • Youthful Ryan Giggs shines on in Europe at almost 40 28-11-2013 08:51 AM

    Manchester: Manchester United manager David Moyes paid tribute to Ryan Giggs who, two days before his 40th birthday, gave a dazzling exhibition in their 5-0 rout of Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday. Giggs was outstanding in a commanding midfield role as United outclassed the Germans to book their place in the...
  • Early to say Arsenal are EPL title contenders: Ryan Giggs 09-11-2013 05:28 PM

    Manchester: Manchester United midfielder Ryan Giggs believes it is still early to pick Sunday's opponent, Arsenal, as the English Premier League title contenders. Arsenal, who returned with a morale boosting victory over Dortmund in mid-week, are five points clear of the English top flight table after 10 rounds and eight...
  • Players to blame for poor start by Manchester United: Giggs 04-10-2013 04:59 PM

    London: Ryan Giggs says there is no excuse for Manchester United's poor start to the season and insists the players, not manager David Moyes, are to blame. United has won only two of its opening six matches in the English Premier League - its worst start to a season in...
  • Giggs breaks Champions League appearance record 03-10-2013 08:35 AM

    Donetsk: Manchester United veteran Ryan Giggs broke the Champions League appearance record when he came on as a second-half substitute in the 1-1 Group A draw at Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday. It was the 39-year-old Welsh midfielder's 145th game in Europe's premier club competition (including qualifiers) and took him past...
  • Evergreen Ryan Giggs on the brink of Champions League record 01-10-2013 06:32 PM

    London: Manchester United's poor start to the season has left the club reeling and new boss David Moyes under scrutiny but Ryan Giggs will offer a reassuring presence when he reports for Champions League duty in Ukraine this week. The 39-year-old Welshman trained at the club's Carrington training ground on...
  • Football Transfers: Sunday's latest news and rumours 23-06-2013 07:47 PM

    Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo in 90m pound swap deal? Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo have been linked to a sensational 90million pound swap deal between Manchester United and Real Madrid, according to reports in the Daily Star. Read more Real Madrid close in on Edinson Cavani Real Madrid are...