Van der Sar secretly hopes to return to Manchester United. After Ajax contract expires
Edwin van der Sar has revealed he hopes to return to Manchester United one day when his contract with Ajax expires.
The former Dutch goalkeeper was United’s No. 1 for six years before deciding to hang up his gloves in 2011.
Since then, he has since returned to take a behind-the-scenes role at his hometown club Amsterdam. He emerges as one of the potential candidates to replace Ed Woodward, whose contract expires in the coming weeks.
The 51-year-old admits returning to Old Trafford is definitely one of his goals. But at the moment he still has two more years of his contract at the Johann Cruyff Arena:
“I’m happy at Ajax,”
“I have two years left on my contract here. And I want to be as successful as possible.”
“But I’m sure that someday That opportunity will surely come.”
Edwin van der Sar, executive chairman of Ajax Amsterdam, said he was happy to work for the club. But he did not rule out the opportunity to become director of football for Manchester United.
Former goalkeeper for the Dutch national football team in the old place. Trafford during 2005-11 and has been a great success, winning the Premier League, League Cup, UEFA Champions League and Club World until the latest news that Manchester United are preparing Bringing Edwin van der Sar back to the position of sporting director next summer, which he revealed to be “very happy. in amsterdam But United will be a bigger challenge than Ajax, not just a big and popular club. But also a brand that is famous all over the world, it feels like a family. United is a special team. In the end, maybe going to work for Manchester United.”