Nicky Butt

Manchester United

Man Utd: Adidas Release Limited Edition ‘Class Of 92’ Trainers In Homage To Giggs, Scholes, Beckham, Neville Et Al (Photos)

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As part of their retro-flavoured range of Manchester United merchandise, Adidas have knocked out a trainer-based homage to the club's famous 'Class of 92' youth team.

As you well know, United's 1992 vintage proffered forth the likes of Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes, David Beckham, Gary Neville and Nicky Butt, all of whom went on to make hundreds of appearances for the Red Devils.

VIDEO: What should we expect from Angel Gomes this afternoon?

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Angel Gomes, who won the Youth Team Player of the Year award earlier this week, is set to make his Manchester United debut this afternoon.

With Jose Mourinho keen to keep the team injury-free ahead of Wednesday's Europa League final, he has revealed he has spoken to Nicky Butt about which academy players he should field against Crystal Palace.

Bad News – Another Man United Star Suffers Massive Injury Blow, Could Miss Months Of Action

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Manchester United have suffered a blow after Eric Bailly limped off on his comeback for the club during a reserve game against Everton on Monday and could not be sidelined for months.

The centre-back who has just returned from international duty at the Africa Cup of Nations with Ivory Coast was forced off in the 58th minute after appearing to injure an ankle in a tackle.

The 32 Manchester United academy graduates to play for England

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On Saturday, Jesse Lingard became the 32nd graduate from Manchester United's academy to play for England.

Stan Pearson, Johnny Aston, Johnny Morris, Roger Byrne, Bill Foulkes, Duncan Edwards, David Pegg, Bobby Charlton, Wilf McGuinness, Dennis Viollet, Nobby Stiles, David Sadler, Brian Kidd, Brian Greenhoff, Jimmy Rimmer, Mike Duxbury, David Platt, Gary Neville, Phil Neville, David Beckham, Nicky Butt, Paul Scholes, Wes Brown, Kieran Richardson, Danny Welbeck, Fraizer Campbell, Tom Cleverley, Ryan Shawcross, Danny Drinkwater, Tom Heaton, Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard.

Chief backs Manchester United star to be as good as Arsenal legend

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Manchester United Head of Academy Nickyy Butt believes Marcus Rashford can go on to become as good as Arsenal legend Thierry Henry.

The former France international was instrumental during his time at the north London club and was also impressive for his national side. Butt believes the 18-year-old new Red Devils star can go on to develop to become as good as the ex-Gunners star.

PICTURE: Nicky Butt and Ryan Giggs watch U-21s against City

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The new head of Manchester United's academy, Nicky Butt, is at the Etihad today with Ryan Giggs and Albert Stuivenberg to watch the U-21s play City.

Ahead of kick-off-, United were two points clear of Sunderland at the top of the game with a game in hand, and 13 points clear of City on the same games played.

United’s Academy must move forward, says Butt

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Nicky Butt revealed he's very proud to have been named the new Academy coach at Manchester United and that he was looking forward to get started.

Butt, whose appointment to replace Brian McClair was announced on Monday, was adamant the club had all it needed to bridge the gap with its rivals, whose youth sectors have overtaken United's in recent years.

Woodward confirms Man Utd have agreed surprise deal for Englishman

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Manchester United have appointed their former midfielder Nicky Butt as the head of their youth academy.

Butt is a massive fan favourite at Old Trafford and is expected to oversee the overhaul of Manchester United's famed academy.

Under-21s – Warren Joyce’s resourcefulness, Donald Love, Loan watch & Nicky Butt

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Last match: United 1-0 Reading (OG)

Reading looked the better side in the first-half and looked nearly took the lead as the tall striker Andrew Novakovich went through on goal, only for his effort to hit the bottom of the post and into the grateful gloves of Pereira. United came out much the stronger side in the second half and started adapting to attacking life without Andreas Pereria.

Video: Nicky Butt discusses new role as head of Man Utd academy

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Nicky Butt speaks exclusively to #MUTV at 18:30 GMT (UK/IRE) in his first interview as #mufc's new Head of Academy. https://t.co/6IxhKai8pc...

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Butt: I’m proud to work for the club I’ve supported all my life

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Following the news that Nicky Butt is replacing Brian McClair as the head of Manchester United academy, our former midfielder has discussed what it means to him to be given this position at the club.

I'm very proud. I think it's a massive job and something I'm going to be passionate about.

Butt: It’s a privilege to get United youth job

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Following his appointment as Head of Academy at Manchester United, Nicky Butt has spoken of his happiness at being given the role.

A year after Brian McClair vacated the position, Butt feels honoured that he has been chosen as the man to take the academy forward.

It's a privilege to take on this role.

Nicky Butt appointed as Man Utd’s head of academy

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Butt: "It's a huge honour and a big challenge but I am fortunate to be taking over a dedicated, first-class team."...

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De Gea: United is a special club and I’m delighted I’m staying

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Following the collapse of his move to Real Madrid, David de Gea has decided to sign a contract extension with Manchester United.

I am delighted to be starting this new chapter in my United career. I have always enjoyed playing with these great players in front of our fantastic fans.

RoM Reads

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Scott writes for The Mirror about United's transfer window.

Scott writes for uMAXit about the welcome David de Gea could expect.

The Telegraph sings the praises of Chris Smalling.

ESPN reports on Roy Hodgson's claim that Shaw will get 100 England caps.

The Guardian looks at the 10 players who will make their debut this weekend, including Anthony Martial.

De Gea: I am happy

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This week David de Gea played in a game for the first time since Manchester United's pre-season game against PSG. While Iker Casillas was chosen for Spain's first qualifying game, De Gea played in their second against Macedonia.

De Gea has claimed it felt good to play again and that he feels happy about his future.

LvG: I bought Martial for Giggs

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Louis van Gaal has acknowledged that a lot of money has been spent on Anthony Martial and that we won't see the best of him during the Dutchman's time as manager. He believes that Martial is one for the future and that Ryan Giggs, who Van Gaal thinks will replace him, will shine then.

Yes I spend a lot of money on Martial but I buy him for my successor, Ryan Giggs.

Xavi: Van Gaal will do a great job

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Following criticism of Louis van Gaal from one of his former players, Hristro Stoichkov, another former Barcelona midfielder has spoken out in defence of United's manager.

They criticise him on a human level because he is very direct or because he seems arrogant. He was ahead of his time back then.

Rooney becomes England’s all time highest goalscorer

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Wayne Rooney scored a penalty at Wembley against Switzerland to become England's all time highest goalscorer, beating the record set by Sir Bobby Charlton.




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Pereira: LvG likes Brazilians

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When Rafael da Silva left Manchester United, he claimed it was because Louis van Gaal didn't like Brazilians. However, Andreas Pereira claims this hasn't been his experience of the manager at all.

My relationship with him is normal, just like all the players. I don't think he had this business with Brazilians, no.

Interview with Gary Neville about ambition, Salford City FC and grassroots soccer [VIDEO]

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Gary Neville, one of the members of the famous Class of '92, sat down recently to speak to students and faculty at the University of Salford to discuss a range of topics.

At the heart of the discussion is Salford City FC, the soccer team that is owned by Neville, Ryan Giggs, Nicky Butt, Phil Neville, Paul Scholes and Peter Lim.

Interview with Gary Neville about ambition, Salford City FC and grassroots soccer [VIDEO]

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Gary Neville, one of the members of the famous Class of '92, sat down recently to speak to students and faculty at the University of Salford to discuss a range of topics.

At the heart of the discussion is Salford City FC, the soccer team that is owned by Neville, Ryan Giggs, Nicky Butt, Phil Neville, Paul Scholes and Peter Lim.

Schneiderlin: Evra is a United idol

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Morgan Schneiderlin has acknowledged Patrice Evra's status at Manchester United, amongst the fans and the players.

Beckham, Scholes, Giggs and Cantona, of course, and then there's Evra. When you speak to the people in Manchester, and all the French people need to know this, Patrice is an idol.

Milne passes away

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It has been confirmed this evening that former Manchester United player, Ralphie Milne, passed away. News emerged yesterday that he was in a "critical" condition in hospital, suffering from liver problems. He was only 54.

Sir Alex Ferguson signed Milne from Bristol in 1988 but our former manager later claimed he was his worst ever signing.

De Gea tweets picture of “most popular guy in town”

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Spain are playing Slovakia Tickets at the Estadio Carlos Tartiere, Oviedo, this evening.

Mata grew up on Oviedo and Real Oviedo were his first club.




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Youth

Axel Tuanzebe Wins Reserve Player of the Year

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Axel Tuanzebe has been named the Denzil Haroun Reserve Player of the Year. Nicky Butt, who won the award as a player and is now the U-23 coach, presented the award. He left the envelope on the table though before getting on stage but thankfully he had already read the winning name!

Two years earlier, Tuanzebe won the Youth Team Player of the Year.

Reserves – Derby draw, Spanish win, Nicky Butt opens up & International reds

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City 1-1 United (Willock, Diaz)

United soaked up the pressure and the rain at the Etihad to earn a point thanks to Matty Willock's superb solo goal

The young bench showed the sign of the times for Joyce's side after suffering an exodus of 21 year olds on deadline day.

And the U-18 player of the year is…

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The Jimmy Murphy award for the U-18 player of the year goes to Marcus Rashford. He was presented the award by head of the academy, Nicky Butt. This was an award Butt didn't win when he was coming up through the ranks, but did win the Denzil Haroun award once.

United’s Boys to Men.

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Club spend a year deciding Butt should replace McClair

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On February 27th 2015, it was confirmed that Brian McClair would be leaving his post as director of United's youth academy to take on the job of performance director for the Scottish Football Association. The club likely knew of the possibility of the move before then though, as McClair had gone to Sir Alex Ferguson for advice when he was approached about the new role.

Salford City

Experiencing a home match at Salford City, the club that’s owned by United legends

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It wasn't until the BBC documentary The Class of '92,that I learnedabout Salford City Football Club. As an American transplanted in Salford, England, I had lived in the area for three years before finding out anything about them. However, once I saw an episode of the documentary and learned about the connection the club have to Nicky Butt, Paul Scholes, Ryan Giggs and the Neville brothers, I had to get to a game.

Experiencing a home match at Salford City, the club that’s owned by United legends

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It wasn't until the BBC documentary The Class of '92,that I learnedabout Salford City Football Club. As an American transplanted in Salford, England, I had lived in the area for three years before finding out anything about them. However, once I saw an episode of the documentary and learned about the connection the club have to Nicky Butt, Paul Scholes, Ryan Giggs and the Neville brothers, I had to get to a game.

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Gerrard: I want to know if Fergie thinks I’m average

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Steven Gerrard has done a Q&A with a newspaper and he has was asked if he could ask any sports person in the world a question, what would it be.

Gerrard's response was: "I'd ask Alex Ferguson, ‘Do you really think that I am average?'"

In his autobiography, Sir Alex Ferguson dismissed Frank Lampard and Gerrard as being top quality players.

Giggs: Old Trafford will be bouncing on Saturday night

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Ryan Giggs is looking forward to tomorrow's game against Liverpool and reckons the atmosphere will be even better than usual thanks to the late kick-off.

Liverpool is the perfect game to have to come back to after the international break. Old Trafford will be bouncing for a late kick-off.

Gerrard: Keane was better than me and every other midfielder

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In a Q&A with a newspaper, Steven Gerrard was asked to rank himself amongst Roy Keane, Frank Lampard, Paul Scholes and Patrick Vieira.

Gerrard put Keane at the top of the list but then struggled to put the others in order.

"Keane No 1," he said. "The rest? They're all different. Frank's the best goalscoring midfielder, Scholes the best footballer, Vieira the most difficult opponent.

Videos

VIDEO: Januzaj’s goal on Borussia Dortmund debut

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Adnan Januzaj scored 20 minutes in to his debut for Borussia Dortmund against St Pauli.




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VIDEO: Rooney equals Sir Bobby’s England goalscoring record

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With a penalty against San Marino, Wayne Rooney equalled Sir Bobby Charlton's record of 49 goals for England.




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The Rest

Carroll set to make 350th MLS appearance, second walls, more Union bits, more news

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Carroll set to make 350th league appearance on Saturday. B.J. Callaghan on that second wall. More power rankings. More news.

United coach against Rashford’s England call up

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Nicky Butt has claimed Marcus Rashford should not be included in the England team for Euro 2016, despite a prodigious start to his senior career.

Rashford nettedfour goals in his first two games for United and England boss Roy Hodgson said he would not rule out the opportunity to bring the 18-year-old to France in the summer.

Mata: United fans love De Gea

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Following the break down of his transfer to Real Madrid, David de Gea's good friend, Juan Mata, has claimed there will be no issues for the goalkeeper in the season ahead.

I've talked with him a lot. There have been hectic and stressful days but he is such a quiet, centred person, nothing changes.