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Twitter goes in to meltdown as Man United hero takes Valencia job

In one of the craziest stories this year, Gary Neville has been appointed as head coach of Valencia until the end of the season.

That’s right, you did read that correctly. The Sky Sports pundit and England coach is set to join Brother Phil, who must be hugely gutted to have missed out on the top job, at the Spanish club, to hopefully help push the club towards the Champions League places.

Neville, who replaces the departing Nuno EspĂ­rito Santo, will undertake his first official managerial role at the La Liga club. Surprisingly, earlier in the week the former Manchester United defender had been linked to the vacant role at Fulham.

Sky Sports were first to leak this massive story that sent the internet mad, a very rare occasion on a drizzly Wednesday. However, social media lovers and fans alike were desperate to share their surprise at ‘G-Nev’s’ chance at managerial life.

Here are our best reactions to the news:

There was sympathy for Carra…

There even was some confusion…

Some even went into full meltdown mode…

A quick throwback to his early days in punditry…

Some got sentimental…

Some saw it as a chance to switch jobs…

Some were straight up gutted…

There was even the odd sceptical amongst the bunch…

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