Manchester United look set to bring in Ralf Rangnick on an interim basis to replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
That news broke on Thursday afternoon and, a few hours later, it emerged that the 63-year-old will bring Lars Kornetka to Old Trafford as his assistant, which has had many United fans buzzing.
Rangnick is currently in a director’s role with Lokomotiv Moscow but looks set to move to England to become United’s interim boss until the end of the season, before moving into a two-year consultancy position.
According to Championat, relayed by The Peoples Person, Rangnick will bring Kornetka with him to Manchester. The 43-year-old is also currently in a job at Lokomotiv Moscow and has worked as Rangnick’s assistant at RB Leipzig. He has also worked under Pep Guardiola at Bayern Munich as a video analyst.
Happy with Rangnick?
Yes, the right man!
No, we could've done better!
United fans react
The United Stand shared the news regarding Rangnick and Kornetka on Twitter on Thursday evening. Here is what these United supporters had to say in reply, with many left delighted.
“THIS CANNOT BE REAL!! PINCH ME I AM DREAAAMING!”
“Huge shout out to @ManUtd Way to go. I’m absolutely buzzing about this. What an awesome day for every #MUFC fan!”
“I am crying, literally. This actually feels like a dream. How did this even happen”
“Music to my ears”
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