Manchester United has announced the appointment of Ralf Rangnick As Interim Manager of the club until the end of the season. Following this period, he will continue in a consultancy role for a further two years.
Ralf Rangnick is a German professional football manager, executive and former player who is the current interim manager of Premier League club Manchester United.
After an uneventful career as a player, Rangnick began his coaching career in 1983, at age 25. In 1997, he was hired by former club Ulm 1846, with whom he won the Regionalliga Süd in his debut season. Rangnick was then appointed by Bundesliga club VfB Stuttgart, winning the UEFA Intertoto Cup in 2000, but was dismissed in 2001. He subsequently joined Hannover 96, winning the 2. He later served as head coach at RB Leipzig across two periods between 2015 and 2019. He resigned from Red Bull in 2020 and joined Russian club Lokomotiv Moscow as manager of sports and development in 2021.