Midfielder Scholes made his Manchester United debut in 1994, has made over 670 appearances, and will now join the coaching staff. His retirement came after he helped the club win a record 19th league title, and his last game was Saturday’s Champions League final loss to Barcelona.
- 676 Man Utd appearances, 150 goals
- 66 England caps, 14 goals
- Premier League winner: 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011
- FA Cup: 1996, 1999, 2004
- Champions League: 2008
- League Cup: 2009, 2010
- PFA Team of the Year: 2003, 2007
- 18th highest scorer in Premier League history (102 goals)
- 4th most booked player in Premier League history (87 times)
Having seen Scholes play (on telly, can’t afford an actual ticket to a real game!) I can confirm that he certainly made an effort… mostly in kicking the hell out of anyone trying to get past him! Roy Keane was his mentor I believe? ‘Nuff said!