Manchester United legend set for Burnley job

Turf Moor General Views
Turf Moor from above (Image credit: Richard McCarthy)

Ruud van Nistelrooy could be set for a return to English football, after it emerged that Burnley have interviewed the former Manchester United striker for their vacant manager's position.

The Clarets are on the hunt for a new boss after Vincent Kompany made the surprise switch to Bayern Munich last month – having appeared poised to remain in charge at Turf Moor following relegation from the top flight.

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Tom Hancock

Tom Hancock started freelancing for FourFourTwo in April 2019 and has also written for the Premier League and Opta Analyst, among others. He supports Wycombe Wanderers and has a soft spot for Wealdstone. A self-confessed statto, he has been known to watch football with a spreadsheet (or several) open...