Paul Scholes

Born: November 16, 1974 (age 43)

Height: 5'7" (171cm)

Hometown: Salford, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Centre-midfield
Paul Scholes
Career History
Senior1991-2013Manchester United
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Mike Jones stands between Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte during the FA Cup quarter-final between Chelsea and Manchester United on March 13, 2017
Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Sunday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.
Nov 3, 11:20
Romelu Lukaku looks unimpressed while playing for Manchester United in August 2017
Paul Scholes: 'Romelu Lukaku misses Paul Pogba'
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes claims that Romelu Lukaku's recent goal struggles are down to the absence of Paul Pogba.
Nov 1, 16:23
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Salford City goalkeeper apologies for urinating during match
Salford City goalkeeper Max Crocombe apologies for urinating during the latter stages of Saturday's National League North game against Bradford Park Avenue.
Oct 28, 22:10
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Salford City goalkeeper Max Crocombe sent off for urinating during match
Salford City goalkeeper Max Crocombe receives a straight red card for urinating during Saturday's National League North game against Bradford Park Avenue.
Oct 28, 20:51
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes: 'I wanted the Oldham job'
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes reveals that he wanted to be handed the managerial job at Oldham Athletic.
Oct 19, 15:56
A general view of Boundary Park the home ground of Oldham Athletic Football Club is seen on May 4, 2011
Richie Wellens 'to be named permanent Oldham Athletic manager'
Richie Wellens will reportedly be named permanent manager of Oldham Athletic on a two-year contract.
Oct 18, 11:34
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes 'highly unlikely' to take Oldham Athletic job
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes reportedly has no interest in becoming the new manager of Oldham Athletic.
Oct 12, 11:44
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes 'interviewed for Oldham Athletic job'
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes is reportedly interviewed by Oldham Athletic for the manager's vacancy.
Oct 11, 18:11
Manchester United's Interim manager Ryan Giggs thanks the fans after the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's stadium in in Southampton on May 11, 2014
Ryan Giggs: 'Transfer market is ridiculous now'
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs describes the current transfer market as "ridiculous" following a summer of unprecedented spending.
Sep 2, 21:22
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney in action during his side's FA Cup third round clash with Reading at Old Trafford on January 7, 2017
Wayne Rooney sends word of warning to Romelu Lukaku
Departing Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney hints that the Old Trafford dressing room now lacks leaders, while also issuing a warning to new signing Romelu Lukaku.
Jul 16, 09:59
England captain Bobby Moore lifts the World Cup on July 30, 1966.
The Top 20 England players of all time
Sports Mole counts down the top 20 English players of all time.
Jun 13, 14:33
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes: 'Winning Europa League means good season for Manchester United'
Paul Scholes says that Manchester United's season can be determined to be a "very good" one if they beat Ajax in the Europa League final tonight.
May 24, 17:11
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford in action during his side's FA Cup third round clash with Reading at Old Trafford on January 7, 2017
Paul Scholes: 'Marcus Rashford could emulate Neymar'
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes claims that Marcus Rashford has the ability to be as good as Barcelona superstar Neymar.
Apr 21, 22:30
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in action during the EFL Cup final against Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Paul Scholes pays tribute to 'brave' Paul Pogba
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes defends under-fire Paul Pogba, claiming that the Frenchman has been 'brave' this season.
Mar 29, 17:59
Wayne Rooney and Paul Scholes before a Manchester United match against Aston Villa on April 15, 2012.
Paul Scholes: 'Wayne Rooney should decide Manchester United future'
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes says that Wayne Rooney has earned the right to decide whether to leave Old Trafford this summer.
Mar 29, 17:46
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes: 'Lyon are Manchester United's biggest Europa League threat'
Lyon are Manchester United's biggest challengers for the Europa League crown this season, according to former Red Devils midfielder Paul Scholes.
Mar 29, 17:19
Wayne Rooney and Paul Scholes before a Manchester United match against Aston Villa on April 15, 2012.
Paul Scholes backs Wayne Rooney to win back place in Manchester United side
Paul Scholes believes that Wayne Rooney has it in him to win back his place in Manchester United's starting lineup and in turn return to the England senior fold.
Mar 26, 15:47
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic reacts after scoring during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Jose Mourinho: Manchester United squad lacks "super personalities"
Jose Mourinho admits that having Zlatan Ibrahimovic at Man United is important not just for his ability on the field but also for his personality in the dressing room.
Mar 20, 20:59
Sir Alex Ferguson watches on from the stands
Sir Alex Ferguson to return as Manchester United boss
Legendary boss Sir Alex Ferguson will manage Manchester United in Michael Carrick's testimonial in June.
Mar 20, 11:33
Paul Pogba reacts to a missed chance during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Bournemouth on March 4, 2017
Ryan Giggs defends Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba's price tag
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is still well on course to become a "brilliant footballer", according to club legend Ryan Giggs.
Mar 8, 21:10
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in action during the EFL Cup final against Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Former Manchester United star rallies in support of Paul Pogba
Manchester United great Paul Scholes backs Paul Pogba to have a bigger impact going forward.
Mar 7, 19:25
Stephen O'Halloran of Salford City (c) celebrates with his team mates after scoring his side's first goal during the Emirates FA Cup Second Round match between Salford City and Hartlepool United at Moor Lane on December 4, 2015
Salford City to go full time next season
Salford City announce that they intend to go full time next season after an impressive first year in the National League North.
Mar 7, 13:42
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Manchester United announce plans for Michael Carrick testimonial
Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard is among the names confirmed to take part in Michael Carrick's Old Trafford testimonial later this year.
Mar 2, 14:35
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney in action during his side's FA Cup third round clash with Reading at Old Trafford on January 7, 2017
Paul Scholes expects "frustrated" Wayne Rooney to leave Manchester United
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes expects Wayne Rooney to leave the club due to a lack of first-team football under Jose Mourinho.
Feb 22, 17:02
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Paul Scholes wants Michael Carrick extension
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes urges Jose Mourinho to hand Michael Carrick another one-year deal at Old Trafford.
Feb 21, 16:58
Toni Kroos in action during the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Paul Scholes urges Manchester United to target Toni Kroos
Paul Scholes believes that Toni Kroos could be the missing piece for Manchester United, describing him as the "best in the world" in his deep-lying position.
Feb 17, 20:56
Manchester United forward Anthony Martial does a better celebration after scoring during his side's Premier League clash with Stoke City at Old Trafford on October 2, 2016
Paul Scholes urges Anthony Martial consistency
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes backs Anthony Martial to score 25 goals a season if he becomes more consistent.
Feb 16, 20:05
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes: 'Manchester United not far away'
Paul Scholes says that Manchester United are "only a couple of players away" from once again being a force in English and European football.
Feb 16, 10:22
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney in action during his side's FA Cup third round clash with Reading at Old Trafford on January 7, 2017
Paul Scholes: 'Wayne Rooney could leave in summer'
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes hints that Wayne Rooney could leave Old Trafford at the end of the season.
Feb 16, 10:08
Ravel Morrison playing for Manchester United's youth side in 2011.
Troubled Ravel Morrison in last-chance saloon?
Sports Mole considers whether controversial midfielder Ravel Morrison is now in last-chance saloon at Wigan Athletic.
Jan 11, 18:25
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes tips Manchester United for Europa League success
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes tips the Red Devils to win the Europa League this season.
Dec 9, 16:31
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes on 'fast-track management course'
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes reportedly begins a "fast-track" course into management.
Dec 7, 10:49
Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring during the Euro 2016 RO16 match between France and Republic of Ireland on June 26, 2016
Paul Scholes wants Antoine Griezmann at Manchester United
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes picks Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann as the player that he wants to see lead Jose Mourinho's attack.
Nov 25, 17:59
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Manchester United 4-0 Feyenoord - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the Europa League Group A match between Manchester United and Feyenoord.
Nov 24, 19:00
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Wigan Athletic to offer Paul Scholes backroom position?
Former Manchester United star Paul Scholes is linked with a coaching role at Wigan Athletic.
Nov 13, 11:25
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Report: Manchester United open door for Paul Scholes return
Paul Scholes could reportedly take on the job as Manchester United's reserve-team boss, but the Red Devils are unlikely to actively pursue him for the position.
Nov 9, 22:40
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes: 'Manchester United lack identity'
Paul Scholes says that former side Manchester United are 'lacking identity' ahead of their clash with Liverpool on Monday night.
Oct 17, 11:11
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes aiming for Championship with Salford City
Salford City co-owner Paul Scholes outlines his plans to get the club promoted to the Championship.
Oct 14, 16:36
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick sits on the bench during his side's Premier League clash with Bournemouth on August 14, 2016
Michael Carrick: 'Paul Scholes is best I've played with'
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick reveals that Paul Scholes is the greatest player that he has played alongside.
Oct 11, 14:58
A general view of Old Trafford is seen prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford on April 4, 2015
Pavel Nedved: 'I regret not joining Manchester United'
Former Juventus midfielder and 2003 Ballon d'Or winner Pavel Nedved admits that he regrets never joining Manchester United during his career.
Oct 11, 14:50



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