Newly appointed Man Utd interim coach, Ralf Rangnick has yet to receive his work visa and will not direct the game against Arsenal on Thursday.
Officially announced interim coach of Manchester United Monday, Ralf rangnick will have to wait a little longer before leading the Red Devils for the first time.
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Indeed, the former coach of Leipzig has not yet received his work visa and therefore cannot yet officially practice. It is therefore Michael carrick, who has been acting since the departure ofOle Gunnar Solskjaer, who will be on the Mancunian bench for the reception ofArsenal Thursday.
“Ralf Rangnick was announced as interim manager on Monday but, while the club follows the regulatory process around a work visa, Carrick will continue to be at the helm,” said a statement from Manchester United. “Michael communicated this to players and staff at Carrington during a busy week for the club”, could we read in the press release published by the club on Tuesday.
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Michael Carrick will therefore be on the Old Trafford bench for the first time, after his first two away games (2-0 at Villarreal and 1-1 to Chelsea). Against the Gunners, Cristiano Ronaldo and his teammates will have to go for a result if they do not want to be left behind in the race for Europe. Currently 8th, they are 5 points from Arsenal and 10 points from the podium.