Manchester United are reportedly considering bringing back club legend Eric Cantona in an ambassadorial role.

According to the Mirror’s John Cross, United are discussing the move, which is said would be “a huge lift for the club and a major vote winner for the current club hierarchy.”

The Red Devils have a number of legendary former players as ambassadors already, from Sir Bobby Charlton and Denis Law to Bryan Robson and Andy Cole to Park Ji-Sung and Nemanja Vidic, among others.

Ambassadors make personal appearances, such as on roadshows.

Cantona is an iconic figure from United’s history and produced many moments befitting that status: He’s still revered at the club and by fans. Continue reading

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