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Paul Scholes Biography & Latest News

Paul Scholes Biography

Paul Scholes is an English footballer, a one-club man who has played his entire professional career for Manchester United. He first trained with Manchester United at the age of 14 after being spotted by a scout visiting his school. He made his full debut for United in the 1994–95 season, where he scored both goals in a 2–1 victory over Port Vale in the Football League Cup. In 1998–99, Scholes was a key player in Manchester United's Premier League title, FA Cup, and UEFA Champions League Treble success.He scored one of Manchester United's two goals against Newcastle in the FA Cup final. He also scored an away goal against Internazionale in the Champions League quarter-final. He has also won ten Premier League, three FA Cup and two UEFA Champions League winners medals. On 22 October 2006, in the 2–0 Premier League victory over Liverpool, Scholes became the ninth United player to play in five hundred matches. On 22 April 2009, he made his 600th appearance for United in a 2–0 win over Portsmouth. Scholes scored his 150th goal for United in a 2–2 away draw against Fulham on 22 August; he was also awarded the Premier League Player of the Month for August 2010.

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ALPLP Podcast: Gerrard, Lampard or Scholes; who was greater?
ALPLP Podcast: Gerrard, Lampard or Scholes; who was greater?
The ALPLP crew debate one of the hottest topics in all of sports. A fun show as always, so please check it out.
5 players who are England's next golden generation
5 players who are England's next golden generation
England is witnessing the rise of its next Golden Generation and we take a look at five players who will definitely be a part.
One club XI: Best team comprising players who have stayed loyal to their club
One club XI: Best team comprising players who have stayed loyal to their club
The best football team comprising players who have stayed true to their respective clubs.
Chennai franchise pulls out of Premier Futsal; plans to enter I-League
Chennai franchise pulls out of Premier Futsal; plans to enter I-League
Sporting Clube de Goa and Dempo recently withdrew from the I-League and the AIFF have invited fresh bids from clubs.
Paul Scholes cheekily replies when asked who he thinks is the better player between him and Steven Gerrard
Paul Scholes cheekily replies when asked who he thinks is the better player between him and Steven Gerrard
Gerrard announced his retirement from football and will most probably take up a coaching role.
Ryan Giggs picks the best Manchester United XI he has played with
Ryan Giggs picks the best Manchester United XI he has played with
The Welshman leaves out club legends, Eric Cantona and Nemanja Vidic.
SK Stat Attack: The most fascinating facts about Manchester United and Arsenal's rivalry
SK Stat Attack: The most fascinating facts about Manchester United and Arsenal's rivalry
Jose Mourinho comes up against Arsene Wenger for the first time as manager of Manchester United and the stakes have never been higher.
Paul Scholes offered Old Trafford return as Manchester United's U-23 coach
Paul Scholes offered Old Trafford return as Manchester United's U-23 coach
Paul Scholes is poised for a coaching role at Manchester United.
Paul Scholes says Manchester United team will be unrecognisable in two years
Paul Scholes says Manchester United team will be unrecognisable in two years
Paul Scholes ruled out Man United's chances of winning the Europa League or the Premier League this year.
Gary Neville and Paul Scholes name their top three players in the Premier League
Gary Neville and Paul Scholes name their top three players in the Premier League
Both Manchester United legends did not pick a player from their own club
Steven Gerrard wins Sky Sports' top 50 Manchester United and Liverpool players vote
Steven Gerrard wins Sky Sports' top 50 Manchester United and Liverpool players vote
Steven Gerrard pips Luis Suarez to top spot
Paul Scholes destroys the target in a shooting game with two classic strikes
Paul Scholes destroys the target in a shooting game with two classic strikes
Paul Scholes hasn't lost his golden touch.
5 greatest moments in Manchester United's history
5 greatest moments in Manchester United's history
From the incredible Treble in 1999 to knocking Liverpool off top spot, here are the five greatest moments.
Sir Alex Ferguson was a control freak, says former Manchester United player Mads Timm
Sir Alex Ferguson was a control freak, says former Manchester United player Mads Timm
Sir Alex Ferguson admonished those that celebrated overzealously and told his players to 'keep winning'
Robin Van Persie wins best Premier League goal
Robin Van Persie wins best Premier League goal
The Dutchman's volley was voted the best by a panel of footballers.
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