Manchester United have announced that David Moyes has appointed Steve Round, Chris Woods and Jimmy Lumsden to his backroom staff. All follow him from Everton with Round replacing Mike Phelan as United's assistant manager, Woods taking over from Eric Steele as the goalkeeping coach and Lumsden replacing Rene Meulensteen as first-team coach. Moyes said: "I have worked with Steve, Chris and Jimmy for a number of years and I am delighted they have decided to join me at this great club. They bring great qualities in their respective fields and I know that, like me, they feel that this is a challenge to relish. I have great faith that together, we can build upon the success this club has enjoyed over many years." A statement from United said: "Manchester United are delighted to confirm the appointments of Steve Round as assistant manager, Chris Woods as goalkeeping coach and Jimmy Lumsden as coach. Round, 42, joins the club after working alongside David Moyes at Everton since July 2008. Woods, 53, who as a player was a member of the England World Cup squads in 1986 and 1990 and for the squads for the European Championships in 1988 and 1992, has been the goalkeeping coach at Everton since 1998. In October 2011 he also became United States goalkeeping coach. Lumsden, 65, has worked with David Moyes since his days at Preston North End and subsequently at Everton." Moyes arrived on Monday morning at United's Carrington training ground to officially begin work as Sir Alex Ferguson's successor .
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