David Moyes' 'Chosen One' banner removed after his sacking

Within 48 hours of David Moyes' exit from Manchester United, the banner was taken down as the team gets set to host Norwich City.

updated: April 24, 2014 23:29 IST
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The last visible evidence of David Moyes' miserable reign at Manchester United was removed on Thursday as the infamous 'The Chosen One' banner was taken down from the Stretford End at Old Trafford.

Moyes was sacked on Tuesday after just 10 months in charge of United and the much-maligned Scot is quickly being erased from the club's history. (Related: David Moyes says he is 'proud' of Manchester United tenure)

After being hand-picked by his predecessor Alex Ferguson to take over at United, Moyes was hailed by supporters as the chosen one, a reference to Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho's self-styled nickname 'the Special One'.

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