Man Utd keeper coach Steele reveals Van der Sar retirement plans

Manchester United goalkeeper coach Eric Steele expects Edwin van der Sar to retire at the end of the season.

Manchester United goalkeeper coach Eric Steele expects Edwin van der Sar to retire at the end of the season.

Steele revealed how the United keeper has set his sights on winning the FA Cup before he finally calls time on his illustrious career.

"I think Ed has made his mind up and said this is his last year," said Steele.

"He's a good pro and a sensible and highly intelligent guy who will know when the time is right.

"I don't think he'll need myself or the manager to tell him that time has come. He will know."

 
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