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Sport: Rangnick becomes interim trainer at Manchester United

Utd recruit 'The Professor', who idolises Wenger and is Klopp's mentor

  Utd recruit 'The Professor', who idolises Wenger and is Klopp's mentor IAN HERBERT: Rangnick, an Anglophile since a year studying at Sussex University as a 21-year-old, worked as an intern at Arsenal and considers Arsene Wenger a major influence. But that strategising in a German television studio was all his own work. He was the trailblazer of the country’s pressing game and has translated it to clubs great and small, to hugely successful effect.It was Rangnick, before Jurgen Klopp, who developed an obsession with his players’ reaction times in training.

Manchester. Manchester United relies on the football professor. Ralf Rangnick becomes new coach in the English record champion, but only until the end of the season. Then he should help the club in a different function.

 Ralf Rangnick. © Jan Waitas Ralf Rangnick.

Cristiano Ronaldo has a new coach. Ralf Rangnick takes on the end of the season the job at the sideline at the English Football Record Manchester United. This announced the current table of the Premier League on Monday. Only the necessary work permit for the 63-year-old is still missing. From summer, Rangnick will first work for the Red Devils for two years as a consultant.

DANNY MURPHY: Ralf Rangnick may struggle at Manchester United

  DANNY MURPHY: Ralf Rangnick may struggle at Manchester United DANNY MURPHY: Rangnick has no Premier League experience but neither did Arsene Wenger nor Klopp and they did more than all right. But there have to be big question marks as well. © Provided by Daily Mail New interim manager Ralf Rangnick will have his work cut out for him at Manchester United Rangnick has had success at Schalke, Salzburg and Leipzig but has never been at a club with the levels of expectation and scrutiny you get at United. At 63, I think the new intensity will be a huge culture shock.

"Ralf is one of the most respected coaches and innovators in European football," said United football director John Murtough. "He was our first choice as a transitional coach because of his invaluable leadership quality and technical knowledge, which he carries through his nearly four decades of experience in management and coaching."

The obligation of Rangnick was considered safe since last week. First, the online magazine had reported "The Athletic" about it. Rangnick, who, among other things, trained the Bundesliga RB Leipzig, FC Schalke 04 and Hannover 96, recently worked as a sports director at the Russian Club Lokomotive Moscow. An agreement between Man United and Lok was achieved by the sender Sky Sports shortly before.

Ralf Rangnick backed to sign Solskjaer's former transfer target for Manchester United

  Ralf Rangnick backed to sign Solskjaer's former transfer target for Manchester United 'Football is about relationships'Rangnick, 63, is expected to be announced as United’s interim boss this week after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was relieved of his duties last weekend.

Rangnick should help the team around Superstar Ronaldo and the former Dortmund Jadon Sancho as quickly as possible. MAN UNITED has already after 13 match days already twelve points of residue on leaders FC Chelsea. On Sunday a week ago, the club had separated from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after a 1-4 lamination of the relegation candidate FC Watford. Since then, Assistenzcoach Michael Carrick has been looking after the team.

"I am very pleased to come to Manchester United and focus on getting the club a successful season," Rangnick was quoted. "The squad is full of quality and has a great balance of youth and experience. All my effort In the next six months, I will use to help these players to fulfill their potential, individually, but above all as a team. "

Rangnick's former association Hoffenheim congratulated United to the commitment. "Congratulations, Man United! Since you have a good one, "wrote the TSG at Twitter. "All the best, Ralf!"

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