Erik ten Hag has been officially announced as the new coach of Manchester United starting next season. By the Red Devils, he was tied to a contract for the next three seasons.
Practically Erik ten Hag immediately packed up and settled in the City of Manchester. There is interesting news, the new Manchester United coach will be neighbors with Pep Guardiola, the manager of Manchester City.
Erik ten Hag could become Pep Guardiola’s neighbour after informing club management Man United that he wants to stay in the city center when he takes over at Old Trafford.
Ten Hag chose to avoid elite areas in Manchester such as Alderley Edge, Prestbury and Wilmslow. Da didn’t want to shut himself off from the fans.
Reports from the Mirror , one of the potential residences he is looking at is the luxurious 16-storey Deansgate CitySuites, home to the Guardiola family, and other Manchester City stars such as Ilkay Gundogan and Bernardo Silva. The building is located on the Salford side of the Irwell River.
Keep Privacy – Erik ten Hag is known in the Netherlands to respect his privacy. This took Man United by surprise when he told them he planned to live right in the heart of Manchester.
The Dutch coach also had a good relationship with Guardiola when he worked at Bayern Munich. At that time Ten Hag was coaching the reserve team of Die Roten, and Guardiola was the head coach of the first team.
While the figure of the previous Man United coach as; Sir Alex Ferguson, Louis van Gaal, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and current United boss Ralf Rangnick have all opted to stay in the Cheshire Region.
For David Moyes remained in his family home near Preston for 10 months in office. Meanwhile, Jose Mourinho lives permanently at the Lowry Hotel in the city center.
Right choice – Erik ten Hag was announced as the new coach of the Red Devils team, Thursday (21/4/2022). He has signed a three-year contract with United, with the option of a 12-month extension.
Erik ten Hag got a pretty tough task, namely to restore the glory of Manchester United, which had been fasting for a long time for the title. The figure of Erik ten Hag is considered the right manager for Man United at this time.
“Erik ten Hag is a good choice, if not a very good choice, he has shown that in the past. I’m pretty sure he is the best coach available at the moment,” said United manager Ralf Rangnick.