Manchester United - Giggs Allowed To Catch Charlton
UK time is: 16:04:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Giggs Allowed To Catch Charlton

Giggs will be running down the wing (or the middle, I know) for another season as negotiations ended successfully.

Some have questioned whether he deserves another deal on the base of his performances so far but it has never really been an issue with the club. The veteran legend will get another year to catch up Bobby Charlton, all-time leader in terms of appearances for United.

'I am delighted to have signed for a further season,' Giggs told the official website.

'I am enjoying football more than ever and I hope to carry on playing football for Manchester United for as long as I can.

'I would like to thank Sir Alex Ferguson, the fans and everyone at the club for the great support I have received over the years.'


Sir Alex who claims he was immediately impressed with Giggs way back in 1987 hailed the professionalism and more importantly, loyalty of the Welshman.

'Ryan Giggs epitomises the word loyalty, he signed here as a 14-year old school boy and is still with the club 20 years on,' he said.

'Apart from his playing ability he has a fantastic demeanour and is a great role model to the younger players. I am sure he will be at the club for a long time to come.'

Chief executive David Gill expressed his delight over signing the deal and added that negotiations had gone fairly smoothly as both parties had wanted the contract to be sorted sooner rather than later.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: Zae Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday October 17 2007

Time: 8:21AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester United Articles

What About the Carbon Footprint? (Monday August 3 2015)

Getting to Know - Daley Blind (Monday August 3 2015)

Getting to Know - Luke Shaw (Sunday August 2 2015)

Rafael Bound for La Ligue 1 (Sunday August 2 2015)

Van Gaal Decides to let De Gea Go! (Sunday August 2 2015)

Bale to United Talk Re-Surfaces (Sunday August 2 2015)

A Twist in the Pedro Saga? (Saturday August 1 2015)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. TheFamousNo7 2
2. anoopka 1
3. MotorMad 0

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Newcastle 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Norwich 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

What About the Carbon Footprint?
Man Utd : 03/08/2015 16:02:01
Thrice Round the Block Then You Can Go Home!
Man Utd : 03/08/2015 15:54:00
Mourinho v Wenger Row Rumbles On!
Chelsea : 03/08/2015 15:48:00
AUDIO; Noble and Gold on Buying Players
West Ham : 03/08/2015 15:32:00
Jose`s Community Shield Medal
Chelsea : 03/08/2015 15:19:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will De Gea Still Be at Old Trafford Come the Start of the Season?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
Yes! 60%
No! 35%
I'm sat on the fence!! 5%