David Moyes to be replaced by Ryan Giggs as Manchester United manager: reports

According to report, Ryan Giggs, with Nicky Butt as his assistant, would take charge until the end of the season with the stricken Premier League champions still to play Norwich City, Sunderland, Hull City and Southampton this term.

updated: April 22, 2014 10:06 IST
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London: Manchester United are going to sack manager David Moyes according to the British media who set off a new torrent of speculation surrounding the beleaguered Scotsman on Tuesday. The club had earlier said he had not been sacked, but refused to deny widespread British media reports that he would be sacked before the end of the season.

A spokesperson from United told AFP in an email: "David Moyes has definitely not been sacked!" However, when journalists asked the club if he would leave before the end of the season, they were told: "We do not comment on speculation."

And later on Monday the Daily Telegraph newspaper reported that Moyes would be sacked on Tuesday, having lost the support of the club's US-based owners, the Glazer family.

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