Manchester United reportedly had eight managers on their listing of targets earlier than in the end deciding on Ajax boss Erik ten Hag to return in because the long-term successor to interim supervisor Ralf Rangnick this summer season.
The Pink Devils look set to nominate Ten Hag, but in addition contemplated seven different candidates, in accordance with ESPN, who state that Mauricio Pochettino, Julian Nagelsmann, Luis Enrique, Thomas Tuchel, Julen Lopetegui, Brendan Rodgers and Zinedine Zidane have been the names on their listing.
These are all prime coaches, so it’s come praise to Ten Hag that Man Utd went for him over a few of these, lots of whom have gained extra trophies and succeeded at larger golf equipment than the Dutch tactician.
Pochettino particularly appeared very best for United, but it surely’s additionally simple to see why Ten Hag has confirmed a tempting alternative as a result of tradition and philosophy he’s instilled at Ajax.
CaughtOffside beforehand revealed that Leicester supervisor Rodgers had a verbal settlement with United earlier this season, but it surely’s clear he was certainly one of many names to be mentioned by the membership, and so they’ve now made a distinct alternative.