Erik ten Hag will go away Ajax Amsterdam to turn into Manchester United supervisor and succeed interim boss Ralf Rangnick subsequent season, the English giants confirmed on Thursday.
“Manchester United is delighted to announce the appointment of Erik ten Hag as males’s first staff supervisor, topic to work visa necessities, from the top of this season till June 2025, with the choice to increase for an extra yr,” United mentioned in a press release.
John Murtough, Soccer Director, mentioned: “Through the previous 4 years at Ajax, Erik has proved himself to be some of the thrilling and profitable coaches in Europe, famend for his staff’s enticing, attacking soccer and dedication to youth.
“In our conversations with Erik main as much as this appointment, we have been deeply impressed along with his long-term imaginative and prescient for returning Manchester United to the extent we need to be competing at, and his drive and willpower to realize that.
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“We want Erik the very best of luck as he focuses on reaching a profitable finish to the season at Ajax and stay up for welcoming him to Manchester United this summer time.”
Erik ten Hag mentioned: “It’s a nice honour to be appointed supervisor of Manchester United and I’m massively excited by the problem forward. I do know the historical past of this nice membership and the eagerness of the followers, and I’m completely decided to develop a staff able to delivering the success they deserve.
“It is going to be tough to go away Ajax after these unimaginable years, and I can guarantee our followers of my full dedication and concentrate on bringing this season to a profitable conclusion earlier than I transfer to Manchester United.”