“Frank Lampard admitted that he is inspired by Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs on the eve of breaking Chelsea’s all-time goalscoring record. To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.” 8 days ago
“RYAN Giggs hailed his retiring boss Alex Ferguson as “the biggest single influence” on his career, while David Beckham went as far as to call him a “father figure".” 12 days ago
“Ryan Giggs insists his 13th Premier League title-winning campaign has been one of his best.” 22 days ago
“"The character the players here have had is great. All the players in my time here have been great." United veteran Ryan Giggs believes Moyes will be warmly welcomed by Old Trafford.” Yesterday
“However, Giggs agrees that replacing Sir Alex Ferguson, who has decided to retire after a trophy-laden 27-year stint, is a daunting task for Moyes.” Yesterday
“Ryan Giggs says incoming boss David Moyes will have the full backing of himself and the other senior players at the club.” Yesterday
“RYAN GIGGS says new Manchester United manager David Moyes can count of the support of the club's senior players when he begins the daunting task of replacing Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford.” 2 days ago
“Giggs has now played over 900 times for Man Utd in all competitions and the Welshman is setting Premier League records left, right and centre.” 3 days ago
Ryan Giggs Career Honours
Manchester United: Premier League (13): 1992–93, 1993–94, 1995–96, 1996–97, 1998–99, 1999–2000, 2000–01, 2002–03, 2006–07, 2007–08, 2008–09, 2010–11, 2012–13
Manchester United: FA Cup (4): 1993–94, 1995–96, 1998–99, 2003–04
Manchester United: Football League Cup (4): 1991–92, 2005–06, 2008–09, 2009–10
Manchester United: FA Community Shield (8): 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2010
Manchester United: UEFA Champions League (2): 1998–99, 2007–08
Manchester United: UEFA Super Cup (1): 1991
Manchester United: Intercontinental Cup (1): 1999
Manchester United: FIFA Club World Cup (1): 2008
PFA Young Player of the Year (2): 1991–92, 1992–93
PFA Team of the Year (6): 1992–93, 1997–98, 2000–01, 2001–02, 2006–07, 2008–09
PFA Team of the Century (1): 1997–2007
PFA Players' Player of the Year (1): 2008–09
FWA Tribute Award: 2007
Bravo Award (1): 1993
BBC Sports Personality of the Year (1): 2009
BBC Wales Sports Personality of the Year (2): 1996, 2009
GQ Sportsman of the Year (1): 2010
Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year (1): 1997–98
Jimmy Murphy Young Player of the Year (2): 1990–91, 1991–92
Premier League 10 Seasons Awards (1992–93 to 2001–02): Overall Team of the Decade
Premier League 20 Seasons Awards (1992–93 to 2011–12): Most Player Appearances (596)
UEFA Champions League 10 Seasons Dream Team (1992 to 2002): 2002
Wales Player of the Year Award (2): 1996, 2006
Premier League Player of the Month (3): September 1993, August 2006, February 2007
Goal of the Season (1): 1998–99
English Football Hall of Fame Inductee: 2005
Golden Foot: 2011
OBE for services to football: 2007
Honorary Master of Arts degree from Salford University for contributions to football and charity work in developing countries: 2008
Freedom of the City of Salford: 7 January 2010. He is the 22nd person to receive the Freedom of the City of Salford.
Has won a record 13 top division English league titles as a player, and only Manchester United player to have winner's medals from all 13 Premier League title wins.
Most Premier League appearances for a player, with 611.
Most Premier League assists (accurate records are only available from 2002 onwards).
Only player to have played and scored in every Premier League campaign.
Only player to have scored in 16 different Champions League tournaments (includes eleven consecutive tournaments, 1996–97 to 2006–07; only Raul has a better record with 14)
Most goals by a British player in the Champions League/European Cup proper history, and 14th overall (not including preliminary rounds).
Most appearances by a Manchester United player.
Most starts by a Manchester United player, started in 781 games.
First player to score 100 Premier League goals for Manchester United.
Second midfielder to have scored 100 goals in the Premier League for a single club (first being Matt Le Tissier).
One of four Manchester United players to win two Champions League Medals (others are Paul Scholes, Gary Neville and Wes Brown).
Oldest (37 years, 289 days) player to score in the Champions League, when he scored against Benfica on 14 September 2011.
One of two Manchester United Players to win at least 10 Top division medals (the other one is Paul Scholes.)