Ralf Rangnick has been granted a work permit to begin working as Manchester United interim manager.
The 63-year-old German will be introduced to the media on Friday and takes charge for the first time at home to Crystal Palace on Sunday.
“As all paperwork has now been completed, we will hold an in-person press conference with Ralf Rangnick at Old Trafford at 9am tomorrow morning," said a United statement.
United announced the appointment of Rangnick as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's short-term replacement on Monday.
But Rangnick, who was manager of sports and development at Russian club Lokomotiv Moscow, had to wait for a work permit to begin his role at Old Trafford.
He will have a watching brief on Thursday for United's Premier League home game with Arsenal.