Manchester United midfielder Ryan Giggs will take up the role of player-coach next season, the Premier League champion said on its website. Former United player Phil Neville will also join the coaching set-up.
Everton defender and captain Phil Neville will leave the club this summer after eight years.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Everton defeated Chelsea 4-3 in a penalty shootout to knock the defending champion out of English soccer’s F.A. Cup, as Manchester United battled to a 1-0 win over non-league Crawley Town.
Wigan upset Everton 3-0 to reach the semifinals of English soccer’s F.A. Cup for the first time, as Manchester City routed Barnsley 5-0.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers with clickable Internet links.
"When I retired from football, I knew that I wanted to continue in the game, it's something that I have been preparing for over the last few years."
- Phil Neville on Jul 04, 2013