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The Guardian Aug 13, 2014
Ryan Giggs encouraged Adnan Januzaj to take Manchester Uniteds No11 shirt

Ryan Giggs encouraged Adnan Januzaj to take Manchester Uniteds No11 shirt

Club considered retiring shirt before it was allocated to Belgian James Wilson and Tom Lawrence handed first-team numbersAdnan Januzaj has taken the No11 shirt at Manchester United after being encouraged to do so by Ryan Giggs following the Welshmans retirement following 24 years playing for the club.Giggs has taken a particular interest in the Belgians development and as the No2 to the manager, Louis van Gaal, believed Januzaj should not hesitate in accepting the jersey number he wore for the majority of his glittering United career.
The Guardian Jul 24, 2014
Ryan Giggs says infectious Louis van Gaal has same aura as Alex Ferguson

Ryan Giggs says infectious Louis van Gaal has same aura as Alex Ferguson

The new manager Louis van Gaal has quickly made his mark at Manchester United in a manner similar to Sir Alex Ferguson, according to his assistant Ryan GiggsRyan Giggs believes Louis van Gaal has the same aura as Sir Alex Ferguson, the most successful manager in English football.Van Gaal, who flew with the squad to Denver following Wednesday evenings 7-0 hammering of LA Galaxy for the second leg of the summer tour, has been working with Manchester United only since last Wednesday, having taken Holland to third place in the World Cup. Yet he has already made an impact, with Giggs, who played...
Giggs in prime position for long Reds future

Giggs in prime position for long Reds future

The United hierarchy are confident that Ryan Giggs can grow into management material while learning from Louis van Gaal.

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