The news of the appointment of Erik Ten Hag as the Manchester United Head Coach was received with great optimism from fans. He was announced to take over the club for 3 years starting in the summer of 2022 with an option of another one year extension
After sacking Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in December, the club appointed Ralf Rangnick on an interim basis. Earlier report have shown that Ten Hag was identified as a preferred candidate to step into the dugout after beating Mauricio Pochettino and others, the confirmation has come this morning.
Erik Ten Hag has previously spend term under Manchester City Head Coach in Bayern Munich before he was appointed as Head Coach by Eredivisie giants Ajax in 2017. The 52 years Dutch tactician has since guided them to two league cups triumph and two domestic cups with the potential of winning the third league cups this year after losing out on the opportunity of winning the third Dutch cups having lost out the final to fellow Eredivisie giants PSV.
For the second time this season, United were humbled by bitter rivals Liverpool and that result leaves them with a mountain to climb when it comes to Champions League qualification. However, following the Ten Hag announcement, there is fresh spirit and enthusiasm within the dedicated United fan-base.
Series of comments have been flowing from sections of Manchester United fans on twitter
Below are some of tweets
A Twitter user with handle @utdraj1 in his reply to the official ManUtd Twitter handle said: please just build my team again.
Another user identified as meer_utd simply respond: back him and we would be back again
Hamza in his response to the official Twitter platform said: now please back him and give him all the resources he needs to succeed . We’ve suffered enough and let this be the comeback for our success
As at the time of writing this, more relies are still coming in from fans all over the world as they’re anxious to have their new manager take over the reign next summer