It's one year but it feels more and it's just a big honour for me to work with him.”
While neither Scholes nor Sir Alex will feature in the Reds’ bid to retain the title and emboss it with further silverware next term, Robin is eagerly anticipating the assault on 2013/14 under new manager David Moyes.
“That's what this club is about; we always bounce back,” he said. “Even this year we came from behind many times and I think only three occasions we didn’t come back, so this club is about comebacks.
“This club will always be here and this club will always fight for trophies.”
Robin was speaking to Sky Sports.