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Archives: Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal has no concerns over Angel di Maria’s recent form

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal said he had no concerns over the recent form of Angel di Maria and went on to say the Argentina international has the capability to be “the best player in the world” in his … Continue reading

David de Gea dismisses reports regarding a fractured relationship with Louis van Gaal

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea has dismissed reports from earlier this week that claimed Louis van Gaal had not spoken to him “for months”. A story surfaced in the Spanish publication AS stating the Spain international’s contract negotiations were in question … Continue reading

Gary Neville: Louis Van Gaal shouldn’t be sacked if United don’t qualify for Champions League

Posted on by PA Sport
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Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville expects the club to stand by manager Louis van Gaal even if they miss out on Champions League qualification. The Dutchman succeeded David Moyes as United's permanent manager in the summer and despite an … Continue reading

Confidence is high at Manchester United insists Louis van Gaal

Posted on by PA Sport
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Manager Louis van Gaal thinks Manchester United are finally starting to get their swagger back. United face Swansea on Saturday for the first time since they ruined Van Gaal's debut in the home dugout at Old Trafford six months ago. … Continue reading

Louis van Gaal is unfazed by criticism from Paul Scholes

Posted on by PA Sport
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Louis van Gaal insists neither he nor his Manchester United players will lose any sleep over the latest barrage of criticism from Paul Scholes. Scholes won 20 major trophies at United under Sir Alex Ferguson, but it is safe to … Continue reading

Like it or not, Wayne Rooney is Manchester United’s best midfield option

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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The question as to why Louis van Gaal has elected to switch Wayne Rooney into the midfield, as opposed to the England international’s most productive position at the head of Manchester United’s attack, has been beaten to death for the past … Continue reading

Louis van Gaal fears he’s losing support of Manchester United fans

Posted on by PA Sport
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Louis van Gaal fears the public support he has received from Manchester United fans may be ebbing away. United bounced back from their drab 1-1 draw at West Ham by beating Burnley 3-1 at Old Trafford on Wednesday night. Chris … Continue reading

Louis van Gaal rejects long ball criticism by handing dossier to press [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport
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Louis van Gaal pulled out a dossier full of statistics at his press conference as he hit back at Sam Allardyce's claim that Manchester United are long-ball merchants. West Ham boss Allardyce described Van Gaal's team as "long-ball United" after … Continue reading

Paddy McNair signs new deal with Manchester United

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United defender Paddy McNair has signed a new contract that will keep him at the club until June 2017, with an option to extend for a further year. The 19-year-old has risen through the ranks at Old Trafford, after first … Continue reading

Louis van Gaal pondering personnel switch at Manchester United

Posted on by PA Sport
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Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal threatened to drop his creative aces for more physical players after having his long-ball tactics questioned by West Ham boss Sam Allardyce. A superb goal from Cheikhou Kouyate, the midfielder deployed in defense due … Continue reading

Allardyce suggests it’s time to criticize Manchester United as long ball merchants

Posted on by PA Sport
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West Ham boss Sam Allardyce called for Louis van Gaal's long-ball tactics to be scrutinized after Manchester United rescued a 1-1 draw at Upton Park. A superb goal from Cheikhou Kouyate, the midfielder deployed in defense due to the absences … Continue reading

Louis Van Gaal will appeal against FA charge regarding referee comments

Posted on by PA Sport
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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal will contest a Football Association disrepute charge over comments he made after last month's FA Cup trip to Cambridge. Van Gaal was charged by the governing body for remarks which "allege and/or imply bias … Continue reading

Louis van Gaal blocks Adnan Januzaj move to PSG and labels him an ‘important player’

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has blocked a move by Paris Saint-Germain for teenage winger Adnan Januzaj, according to the player’s agent Dirk de Vriese. The 19-year-old has been the subject of transfer speculation as the Belgian has found it difficult to … Continue reading

What is Manchester United’s best starting XI and formation?

Posted on by Chris Winterburn
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Manchester United’s 0-0 draw with Cambridge United of League 2 was the latest in a string of disappointing performances which have plagued Louis van Gaal’s team since the Christmas period. Fans are outwardly displaying their discontent at Van Gaal’s use … Continue reading

Manchester United nearing deal for Dynamo Kiev defender Aleksandar Dragovic, say reports

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United are nearing a deal for Dynamo Kiev centre-back Aleksandar Dragovic, according to various news outlets. On Friday, rumors went into overdrive after The Guardian reported that United were considering making an offer of £13 million for the 23-year-old Austrian defender. … Continue reading

Watch Louis Van Gaal’s interview after 0-0 draw against Cambridge [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport
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Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal complained "every aspect" of the match went against his team after Cambridge deservedly earned a FA Cup fourth-round replay at Old Trafford. Van Gaal and his distinguished visiting side endured an uncomfortable evening at … Continue reading

Louis van Gaal admits that playing 4-4-2 has made his a** twitch [VIDEO]

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Over the course of his managerial career, Louis van Gaal has never shied away from expressing his opinion and the Dutchman has continued that trend since his arrival at Old Trafford last summer. While former United boss Sir Alex Ferguson gained … Continue reading

Manchester United Still Searching For Balance In Team Full Of Stars

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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At the start of the 2011-2012 season, Manchester United were running rampant over their opponents. Beginning with their US Tour, the club were not only beating the competition, at times they were displaying an attacking flair which was rarely seen in … Continue reading