Mark Warburton has been named as the new manager of League One side Brentford.
Cruzeiro midfielder Everton Ribeiro has told ESPN Brasil that he would fit into the Manchester United side.
The 44-year-old, who had been working at Leeds University, will take the reigns of the club who were this season promoted to Norway's top flight.
"I am looking forward to putting my stamp on this job," Deane told the club's official website.
Deane won three caps for England and is famous for scoring the first goal in the history of the Premier League.