What they said
Updated: 2013-05-11 07:59
"When we discussed the candidates that we felt had the right attributes, we unanimously agreed on David Moyes. David is a man of great integrity with a strong work ethic. I've admired his work for a long time."
Sir Alex Ferguson
"In David Moyes, we have someone who understands the things that make this such a special club."
Former United great Bobby Charlton
"It could be a good appointment, but it takes time to say."
Chelsea manager Rafael Benitez
"At this moment in time it would be a waste of time. It doesn't affect us. That's where we are. Speculation? That's part of the job."
Wigan manager Roberto Martinez on his status as favorite to replace Moyes at Everton.
"Like the rest of the squad, I have nothing but the highest regard for David Moyes. He is a first -class operator."
Everton defender Phil Jagielka
"It's great to see the new manager coming in, we've never had a problem with him here at United, he's a very honest man from the players you speak to and he's done a fantastic job at Everton."
United defender Rio Ferdinand
"He's honest and fair to his players as far as I'm aware. He sets high standards just as he expects high standards of ourselves."
United's Michael Carrick
(China Daily 05/11/2013 page16)