Paul Scholes appointed manager of League Two side Salford City

Paul Scholes appointed manager of League Two side Salford City

- Paul Scholes has is now the new coach the team he co-owns Salford City

- The Man United legend will only take charge for a few days before a new manager is appointed

- Gary Neville, Phil Neville, Ryan Giggs, Nicky are other co-owners of the League Two club

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Paul Scholes will take temporary charge of Salford City after manager Graham Alexander was sacked.

The Man United legend is a co-owner of the League Two club along with Gary, Phil Neville, Ryan Giggs, Nicky.

Scholes will only take charge of the club for a few matches before a new manager is appointed later this month.

Paul Scholes appointed manager of League Two side Salford City
Paul Scholes appointed manager of League Two side Salford City. Photo Credit: Getty Images
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Salford released an official statement:

"Salford City Football Club announces that manager Graham Alexander has left the club with immediate effect. The club met with Graham this morning and after discussion have agreed to part company.

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"The club would like to thank Graham for his contribution and all his hard work. In his first season he guided the team to Wembley, resulting in promotion to League 2 and in his second season he reached the Trophy final. The club would like to wish him all the best and success in the future.
"Paul Scholes will act as the interim head coach while the club looks to secure a new manager. Warren Joyce, currently in isolation, will join Paul once he is able to."

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The Man United midfielder recently revealed while on international duty that hos dream is to play for Los Blancos in the future.

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