"He leaves the role of Solskjaers assistant."
"Now he can be norrmannens head."
"Mike Phelan seems to be Manchester United's first sports director ever."
"Since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took over after the fired José Mourinho in december, Mike Phelen has been his right hand on the tränarbänken."
"He returned to the same role he had under Sir Alex Ferguson in five seasons."
"Now seems to Phelan getting a new job."
"the First sporting director – ever"
"Much points to the 56-year-old becomes sports director of Manchester United, writes the Telegraph."
"the Club has been criticised for its lack of strategy behind the spelarrekryteringarna and now they want to hire someone with long-term värvningsplaner."
"in Addition, communication problems between the coaches and scoutingverksamheten – something that both Phelan and Solskjaer pointed out to the management – have been a contributing cause to that he began to consider the role."
"is Replaced by mittfältsprofilen"
"the Idea is that the current tränarduon shall continue to work closely with each other and take decisions on the signings together."
"Michael Carrick is singled out as the favorite to replace Phelan as Solskjaers assistant."