Manchester United F.C. Great Ryan Giggs Announces End of Playing Career

Updated: 19 May 2014 20:22 IST

Ryan Giggs made the announcement in an open letter on Manchesdter United's website on Monday, the day he was hired as assistant manager to Louis van Gaal.

Manchester United F.C. Great Ryan Giggs Announces End of Playing Career

Manchester:

Manchester United great Ryan Giggs has ended his playing career after a club-record 963 appearances.

Giggs made the announcement in an open letter on United's website on Monday, the day he was hired as assistant manager to Louis van Gaal.

The 40-year-old Giggs says "for me, today is a new chapter filled with many emotions - immense pride, sadness, but most of all, excitement towards the future."

Giggs is British football's most decorated player.

Topics : Football
Related Articles
83 Child Sex Abuse Suspects, Nearly 100 Football Clubs: Police
83 Child Sex Abuse Suspects, Nearly 100 Football Clubs: Police
Cristiano Ronaldo Publishes Details of 225 Million Euro Income
Cristiano Ronaldo Publishes Details of 225 Million Euro Income
Henrikh Mkhitaryan Breaks Duck as Manchester United go Through to Europa League Last 32
Henrikh Mkhitaryan Breaks Duck as Manchester United go Through to Europa League Last 32
Show Comments
Advertisement