(FILES) A file picture taken on January 27, 2010, shows Manchester United's English midfielder Paul Scholes (R) in action against Manchester City at Old Trafford, in Manchester. Scholes on Tuesday May... more 
(FILES) A file picture taken on January 27, 2010, shows Manchester United's English midfielder Paul Scholes (R) in action against Manchester City at Old Trafford, in Manchester. Scholes on Tuesday May 31, 2011, announced his retirement from football with immediate effect and will join the club's coaching staff. The 36-year-old made 676 appearances for the club, winning 10 Premier League titles as well as two Champions Leagues and the FA Cup three times. AFP PHOTO / PAUL ELLIS RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE Additional licence required for any commercial/promotional use or use on TV or internet (except identical online version of newspaper) of Premier League/Football League photos. Tel DataCo +44 207 2981656. Do not alter/modify photo (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images) less 
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