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‘Unbelievable appointment’ – Plenty of Twitter users react to former Man United man’s arrival at Salford City

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Salford City have announced they are launching a development squad coached by Warren Joyce ahead of their EFL debut next season.

The newly-promoted League Two club have established the side to help the transition from academy level to senior football for the 2019/20 season and beyond.

Salford have confirmed that Joyce will lead the squad following his exit from his role as Melbourne City manager at the end of last season.

Joyce has also previously managed Wigan Athletic, but he truly made his name in management in his role as Manchester United Reserves boss between 2008 and 2016.

The 54-year-old has links to Salford as a result of his time at Old Trafford, with the likes of Gary Neville, Paul Scholes and Ryan Giggs all owning shares in the Moor Lane outfit.

The Ammies confirmed the news via their Twitter account on Wednesday afternoon:

Plenty of Twitter users reacted to the news, with many praising Salford for securing the appointment of such a high-profile development coach.

Here are some of the responses…

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