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Football: Giggs proud to take charge of Man United until end of season

Published on Apr 25, 2014 5:55 PM
 
Ryan Giggs thanked sacked Manchester United manager David Moyes on Friday, April 25, 2014, for giving him his first role in coaching and said he was proud to take charge of the club for the last four games of the season. -- FILE PHOTO: REUTERS

MANCHESTER (Reuters) - Ryan Giggs thanked sacked Manchester United manager David Moyes on Friday for giving him his first role in coaching and said he was proud to take charge of the club for the last four games of the season.

"I would like to just say how proud I am to be managing for the remaining four games the club I have supported all my life," he told his first news conference since being appointed interim manager on Tuesday.

"It's a proud moment for me and one I'll enjoy...I've enjoyed the week. I'm proud more than anything. It's probably the proudest moment of my career," added the 40-year-old veteran who has won everything with the club.

The most decorated British footballer in history, with a record 962 United appearances in a 23-year playing career, said he wanted to put a smile back on the faces of fans for the remainder of the campaign.

 
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