Meet new Man United manager David Moyes

David Moyes was appointed manager of Manchester United on 9 May 2013 and will take over from Sir Alex Ferguson who is retiring at the end of this season. Here is a look at his life and career. ALSO READ: Reliable Moyes trusted with keys to United machine.

David Moyes

Football manager David Moyes poses for a portrait shoot in Liverpool, 5th August 2001. (Photo by Donald Maclellan/Getty Images)

Preston North End manager David Moyes

29 Apr 2000: Preston North End manager David Moyes during the Nationwide League Division Two match against Millwall at Deepdale in Preston, England. Preston North End won the match 3-2. Picture by Paul Broadrick. \ Mandatory Credit: Allsport UK /Allsport

David Moyes the Preston manager

21 Aug 1999: David Moyes the Preston manager watches over the Nationwide Division Two match against Wycombe played in Wycombe, England. The game ended in a 1-1 draw. \ Mandatory Credit: Chris Lobina /Allsport

David Moyes celebrates

24 Apr 2000: Preston North End manager David Moyes celebrates clinching the title after the Nationwide League Division Two match against Cambridge United at Abbey Stadium in Cambridge, England. Cambridge United won the match 2-0. \ Mandatory Credit: Allsport UK /Allsport

David Moyes X

17 May 2001: David Moyes manager of Preston during the Nationwide League Division One Play Off Semi-final between Preston North End and Birmingham City at the Deapdale Stadium, Preston, England. Digital Image. Mandatory Credit: Ross Kinnaird/ALLSPORT

David Moyes celebrates

24 Apr 2000: Preston North End manager David Moyes celebrates clinching the title after the Nationwide League Division Two match against Cambridge United at Abbey Stadium in Cambridge, England. Cambridge United won the match 2-0. \ Mandatory Credit: Allsport UK /Allsport

David Moyes

May 28 2001: Preston Manager David Moyes salutes fans after the Nationwide Division One Playoff Final against Bolton Wanderers at the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff, Wales. Bolton won the match 3 - 0, earning them promotion to the FA Carling Premiership.\ Mandatory Credit: Stu Forster /Allsport

Everton v Leicester X

13 Apr 2002: Everton manager David Moyes on the touchline during the Everton v Leicester City FA Barclaycard Premiership match at Goodison Park, Everton. DIGITAL IMAGE Mandatory Credit: CLIVE BRUNSKILL/Getty Images

Villarreal v Everton

VILLARREAL, SPAIN - AUGUST 24 : David Moyes Manager of Everton signals to his team during the UEFA Champions League third qualifying round, second leg match between Villarreal and Everton at Madrigal Stadium on August 24, 2005 in Villarreal, Spain. (Photo by Phil Cole/Getty Images)

Fiorentina v Everton - UEFA Cup

FLORENCE, ITALY - MARCH 06: Manager David Moyes of Everton looks on during the UEFA Cup Round of Last 16, First Leg match between Fiorentina and Everton at the Artemio Franchi Stadium on March 6, 2008 in Florence, Italy. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Everton v Manchester United - Premier League

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Sir Alex Ferguson (R) of Manchester United and David Moyes of Everton watch from the touchline during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park on October 29, 2011 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Man Utd via Getty Images)

Stoke City v Everton - Premier League

STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 15: Manager David Moyes of Everton at full time of the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Everton at the Britannia Stadium on December 15, 2012, in Stoke-on-Trent, England. (Photo by Paul Thomas/Getty Images)