The German was assisted by technical director Darren Fletcher and first-team coach Kieran McKenna during his first match in charge.
A heavy 4-1 defeat against Watford ended Ole’s reign at the club. Since then Michael Carrick was given the caretaker responsibility.
Rangnick has started his role as Manchester United's new interim manager for the remainder of the season after his work permit and necessary paperwork were approved.
Fernandes scored the opener before Cristiano Ronaldo netted a double, as Manchester United came from behind to beat Arsenal 3-2.
Carrick’s final game in-charge of Manchester United saw the team defeat Arsenal 3-2 at Old Trafford in the Premier League on Thursday night.
After managing Manchester United in the last two matches, Carrick will take charge of the club at Old Trafford against Arsenal.
Carrick managed Manchester United in the last two matches, with the Red Devils winning one and drawing another.
Ralf Rangnick, head of sports and development at Lokomotiv Moscow, is being reported by various sources as the front-runner to become Manchester United’s interim manager.
De Gea played an important role in between the posts to help Manchester United defeat Villarreal 2-0 in the Champions League.
Manchester United secured progression to the knockout phase of this season’s Champions League with a game to spare.