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Ryan Giggs should retire

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With the ship seemingly sinking at his club - is it time for Ryan Giggs to retire from playing and concentrate on management?

The Welshman has his coaching badges and is all ready to make the transition into a tracksuit or shirt and tie on the sideline.

Manchester United are in a transition period under David Moyes and are currently eight points behind Premier League leaders Arsenal. Giggs should hang up the boots and become a full-time coach like his old club-mate Phil Neville.

Giggs may still have a lot to offer playing wise but in all honesty should not be in a starting XI of a full-strength United squad. There is no doubting his service to the club has been phenomenal and he is one, if not the best left wingers the Premier League has seen.

No-one has conducted themselves on the training field as well as Giggs, who has adapted perfectly to his advancing years, knowing his capabilities and changing his style accordingly. He is so professional.

With United the way they are, though, it should be up to enthusiastic youngsters to drag them back up the league standings.

Giggs should be using all of his Premier League experience to coach those coming through into playing the United way and to teach them the psychology of winning the league. This might include passing on some tips to his manager, who has never had such a high-profile job.

The Welsh wizard should get some management experience in, because his nation may come knocking in November when Chris Coleman is out of contract. Giggs would have nothing to lose by saying yes to them. 

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