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Archives: Louis van Gaal

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

Louis Van Gaal Confirms Talks With Radamel Falcao About His Future

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has confirmed to MUTV that he has spoken to Radamel Falcao about his omission from last week’s match day squad against Southampton. The Dutch boss told the club’s official television channel that the striker … Continue reading

Louis Van Gaal vs David Moyes at Manchester United After 21 Games [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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He told us to judge him after three months. Well it’s now been five, and the fact is that there has been little improvement at Manchester United since Louis van Gaal’s arrival at Old Trafford in the summer despite the … Continue reading

Louis Van Gaal Wants Manchester United to Rule the World

Posted on by PA Sport
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Louis van Gaal wants his Manchester United team to rule the world. Van Gaal’s start to life as United manager may not have gone completely to plan, but his side are third in the Barclays Premier League thanks to a … Continue reading

Louis Van Gaal Needs to Allow Adnan Januzaj To Go On Loan In January

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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After bursting on the Premier League scene last season, Adnan Januzaj has found himself on the outside looking in to Manchester United’s starting eleven. In recent weeks, the 19-year-old Belgium international has been selected in Louis van Gaal’s 18-man matchday … Continue reading

Angel di Maria Return Can Help Louis Van Gaal in More Ways Than One

Posted on by Chris Winterburn
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Despite a laboured performance in parts, Manchester United will come away from the trip to Huish Park on Sunday buoyed not just by the result but also the return of the club’s superstar, club record signing Angel Di Maria who … Continue reading

Ashley Young Has Silenced Manchester United ‘Boo Boys’ While Excelling At Wing-Back

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Since his arrival from Aston Villa for a fee of between £15-20million, Ashley Young has endured a love-hate relationship with Manchester United supporters. Most hardcore United fans understand the importance the 29-year-old winger has played in sides managed by Sir … Continue reading

Manchester United Must Be More Ruthless to Win the Premier League, Says Louis Van Gaal

Posted on by PA Sport
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Louis van Gaal has told his Manchester United side they must be more ruthless if they are to win the Barclays Premier League title in 2015. United failed to finish a trying 2014 with a flourish, drawing 0-0 at Tottenham, … Continue reading

Louis Van Gaal Confirms Absences Of Herrera, Rojo, Fellaini and Shaw On Boxing Day [VIDEO]

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Less than 24 hours after reports surfaced from England that Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal had received a fitness boost from left-back Luke Shaw, the Dutch boss has informed the media that he will be without the services of the … Continue reading

Luke Shaw Set To Return To Action Against Newcastle United On Boxing Day

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has seen his side ravaged by injury throughout the early part of his inaugural campaign in England. It seems as if each time the Dutch boss receives some positive news on the injury front, he’s … Continue reading

Angel Di Maria Returns To Manchester United Training; Could Make Bench Against Villa

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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During his pre-match press conference ahead of Manchester United’s match against Aston Villa, manager Louis van Gaal revealed that midfielder Angel di Maria returned to training earlier this week and is in contention for the 18-man squad on Saturday. Although the … Continue reading

Kevin Strootman Not For Sale Despite Champions League Exit, Says AS Roma Official

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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AS Roma general director Mauro Bladissoni has stressed that midfielder Kevin Strootman is not for sale despite his side’s early exit from the Champions League. The official also noted the Serie A club’s president, James Pallotta, is angered by the constant … Continue reading

Ander Herrera Biding His Time While Louis Van Gaal Finds ‘Balance’ At Manchester United

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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The last time Ander Herrera made an appearance for Manchester United was against West Bromwich Albion on October 20th. The midfielder started the game but was replaced at halftime by Marouane Fellaini. It was learned that Herrera had “tweaked” his rib; an injury that … Continue reading