Man Utd Extend Ten Hag Contract: Aiming for Premier League Glory

Manchester United commit to Erik ten Hag with a new contract. The Dutchman, who delivered the FA Cup last season, vows to challenge for the Premier League title. Can United compete with the big boys?

7/4/20241 min read

Ten Hag Rewarded for FA Cup Triumph

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag has been rewarded for his success with a new contract, keeping him at the club until June 2026. This comes after a tumultuous previous season that saw United struggle in the league but ultimately lift the FA Cup with a dramatic 2-1 victory over rivals Manchester City.

Vow to Challenge for the

Ten Hag is confident that the new deal signifies a turning point for the Red Devils. "I am very pleased to have reached agreement with the club to continue working together," he said. "Looking back at the past two years, we can reflect with pride on two trophies and many examples of progression from where we were when I joined." However, the focus now firmly lies on the Premier League title, which has eluded United since Sir Alex Ferguson's reign. "We are determined to build on this and compete for the biggest trophies in the world," he continued, "including the Premier League."

Can United Deliver on Ten Hag's Promise?

While the FA Cup win was a positive step, United finished a disappointing sixth in the Premier League last season. The upcoming transfer window will be crucial in determining their ability to compete with the likes of Manchester City and Liverpool. Ten Hag has already spoken of his desire to strengthen the squad, and fans will be eager to see if the club can deliver on his ambitions.