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Archives: Louis van Gaal

David de Gea has not made a decision on his future, says Louis van Gaal

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says goalkeeper David de Gea has yet to decide on his future, despite reports from Spain indicating the 24-year-old has agreed to personal terms with Real Madrid. On Friday, the Spanish newspaper Marca published … Continue reading

New book reveals more insight into Louis van Gaal’s coaching philosophy

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Much has been made this season about Louis van Gaal’s managerial style and coaching strategy at Manchester United. Now, a new book published in Holland by Dutch author Mike van Damme details the story of Ajax’s 1995 Champions League winning … Continue reading

Wayne Rooney fit to face West Brom after injury scare; Carrick remains sidelined

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has confirmed Wayne Rooney is fit to face West Brom on Saturday. There had been serious concern around Old Trafford that Rooney had suffered a season-ending injury against Everton last Sunday. Initial tests on his … Continue reading

Louis van Gaal rules out Chicharito return to Manchester United

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has ruled out a return for striker Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez, who is currently on-loan at Real Madrid. Until recently, the Mexico international has primarily been used as a substitute in Carlo Ancelotti’s side. However, … Continue reading

Manchester United dealt quadruple injury blow ahead of Chelsea clash

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Louis van Gaal has confirmed Manchester United will be without Michael Carrick, Daley Blind, Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo for Saturday’s showdown against Chelsea. Carrick, Blind and Jones all appeared to pick up knocks during last weekend’s 4-2 win over … Continue reading

Louis van Gaal enjoying renaissance at Manchester United ahead of derby

Posted on by Matt Jones
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After Manchester United sagged back into the pack last season following the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson, it was wholly apparent they were going to have many obstacles to conquer before surging back to the forefront of English football. Not … Continue reading

Ander Herrera wants to stay with Manchester United for a long time

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Ander Herrera is happy with life at Manchester United and wants to stay with the club for a “long time”. The midfielder joined United from Athletic Bilbao after completing a £29 million move in the summer. The 25-year-old told United Review that … Continue reading

Michael Carrick believes Manchester United are moving in the right direction [VIDEO]

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick believes the team has started to fulfill its potential and is confident they are moving in the right direction. Since their surprising 5-3 defeat to Leicester City on September 21st, United have lost only three times in 25 … Continue reading

Louis Van Gaal’s symbiosis of system and philosophy is working at Man United

Posted on by Søren Frank
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Louis van Gaal, on his appointment as manager of Manchester United, claimed that the system – that is, the formation or what he himself often refers to as “shape” – is basically unimportant. What matters, Van Gaal said, was the … Continue reading

Bayern Munich legend says patience with Louis van Gaal’s model will pay off

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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World Cup winner and five-time Bundesliga champion Paul Breitner believes Louis van Gaal’s previous success with Bayern Munich will be repeated at Manchester United provided the club maintains patience with the Dutchman’s model. Van Gaal was appointed Bayern Munich manager in 2009 and … Continue reading

Louis van Gaal sets his sights on catching Manchester City

Posted on by PA Sport
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Louis van Gaal set his sights on catching Manchester City after watching his team rip Tottenham apart with their best display of the season. For eight months Van Gaal has been promising Manchester United fans everything would soon start to … Continue reading

Manchester United have already agreed three summer deals, says report

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United have already agreed to three deals for the summer, according to The Daily Mail. Reporter Mike Keegan tweeted: “Told tonight United have already agreed three deals for the summer. No names mentioned but it’s looking like a better structured window.” … Continue reading

Van Gaal’s big buys underwhelm, leaving Manchester United vulnerable

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Louis van Gaal’s Manchester United tenure appears to be getting rockier by the day. In hindsight, Monday’s 2-1 loss at Old Trafford to Arsenal in the FA Cup Sixth Round seems predictable given the recent performances of the Red Devils. … Continue reading

Ryan Giggs praises relationship with Louis van Gaal

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United assistant Ryan Giggs has praised the relationship between himself and manager Louis van Gaal. Immediately after United’s 1-0 victory over Newcastle, rumors began to spread regarding Giggs happiness while working under Van Gaal given the reaction of Van … Continue reading

Frank de Boer believes Louis Van Gaal will win over his critics

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Ajax manager Frank de Boer has backed fellow Dutchman Louis van Gaal to succeed at Manchester United. De Boer, who won three Eredivisie titles, the UEFA Cup and UEFA Champions League with Van Gaal at Ajax, as well as a … Continue reading

Manchester United to decide on Radamel Falcao’s future this summer

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United have not made a decision on the future of Radamel Falcao – despite reports to the contrary - and a ruling on the Colombia international’s fate will be determined by manager Louis van Gaal at the end of the season. United hold a £43 … Continue reading

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