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#Louis van Gaal

# louis-van-gaal - Friday 20 December, 2019

Man United's Irish coach admits new signings are required to get Red Devils back where they belong
# Target
# Target

Man United's Irish coach admits new signings are required to get Red Devils back where they belong

Dec 20th 2019, 9:06 AM 12,550 Views 8 Comments

Kieran McKenna believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side are heading in the right direction.

# louis-van-gaal - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

'Joining Barcelona is a possibility' - Koeman
# Looking Ahead
# Looking Ahead

'Joining Barcelona is a possibility' - Koeman

Nov 13th 2019, 9:18 PM 6,144 Views 2 Comments

The Dutch boss has confirmed he could return to Camp Nou after Euro 2020 if the Catalan giants activate a release clause in his contract.

# louis-van-gaal - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

'Who is this kid?' - Smalling recalls moment Man United stars took notice of Rashford
# STANDOUT
# STANDOUT

'Who is this kid?' - Smalling recalls moment Man United stars took notice of Rashford

Jul 3rd 2019, 1:19 PM 6,019 Views 12 Comments

The centre-back has described how the youngster made a big impact in a 2016 practice match.

# louis-van-gaal - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Van Gaal the best coach I've worked with, says Rooney
# King Louis
# King Louis

Van Gaal the best coach I've worked with, says Rooney

Jun 30th 2019, 12:47 PM 12,115 Views 9 Comments

The former England captain identified the Dutchman, and not Alex Ferguson, as the most impressive he’s played under.

# louis-van-gaal - Monday 24 June, 2019

'Why doesn't he win in Europe?' - Louis van Gaal takes aim at Lionel Messi
# Criticism
# Criticism

'Why doesn't he win in Europe?' - Louis van Gaal takes aim at Lionel Messi

Jun 24th 2019, 2:31 PM 11,870 Views 8 Comments

The former Blaugrana manager thinks that some of his successors have given the Argentina international too much freedom.

# louis-van-gaal - Monday 3 June, 2019

'Rooney was over the hill but one of my best players at Man United' - Van Gaal
# Reminiscing
# Reminiscing

'Rooney was over the hill but one of my best players at Man United' - Van Gaal

Jun 3rd 2019, 8:33 PM 15,525 Views 12 Comments

United’s record goalscorer was skipper under the Dutchman while he was at Old Trafford.

‘Woodward has zero understanding of football’: Van Gaal tears into Man United vice-chairman
# Unimpressed
# Unimpressed

‘Woodward has zero understanding of football’: Van Gaal tears into Man United vice-chairman

Jun 3rd 2019, 3:59 PM 11,417 Views 22 Comments

The Dutch manager has questioned the logic of handing such a high-profile post to ‘an investment banker’.

# louis-van-gaal - Sunday 21 April, 2019

'He parks the bus right in front of De Gea' – Van Gaal criticises Solskjaer again
# Unimpressed
# Unimpressed

'He parks the bus right in front of De Gea' – Van Gaal criticises Solskjaer again

Apr 21st 2019, 10:52 AM 10,682 Views 8 Comments

The Red Devils are currently sixth in the Premier League and two points adrift of the top four.

# louis-van-gaal - Monday 1 April, 2019

Solskjaer defends Man United tactics after Van Gaal jibe
# Difference Of Opinion
# Difference Of Opinion

Solskjaer defends Man United tactics after Van Gaal jibe

Apr 1st 2019, 3:00 PM 6,657 Views 10 Comments

The Dutch coach made some critical comments in an interview last week.

'That's the beauty of Paul' - Solskjaer wants influential Pogba amid Madrid links
# Zizou Calling
# Zizou Calling

'That's the beauty of Paul' - Solskjaer wants influential Pogba amid Madrid links

Apr 1st 2019, 8:19 AM 6,570 Views 7 Comments

Amid outside interest, the manager praised the midfielder as he outlined his plans for the Manchester United star.

# louis-van-gaal - Friday 29 March, 2019

The real work starts now for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as short-term, no-pressure fling turns to heavy relationship
# Couple Goals
# Couple Goals

The real work starts now for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as short-term, no-pressure fling turns to heavy relationship

Mar 29th 2019, 7:45 AM 2,800 Views 14 Comments

From here on, all the rules change and where there had been little in the way of expectation, the Norwegian will now be heavily scrutinised.

# louis-van-gaal - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Why Louis van Gaal's Ole Gunnar Solskjaer criticism is unfair
# Analysis
# Analysis

Why Louis van Gaal's Ole Gunnar Solskjaer criticism is unfair

Mar 28th 2019, 5:00 PM 7,626 Views 11 Comments

The Dutch coach has suggested Man United’s style under the Norwegian was not especially dissimilar to Jose Mourinho’s.

'Van Gaal's football was the worst I've seen' - Neville slams ex-United boss for Solskjaer jibe
# In Defence Of
# In Defence Of

'Van Gaal's football was the worst I've seen' - Neville slams ex-United boss for Solskjaer jibe

Mar 28th 2019, 3:45 PM 6,983 Views 11 Comments

The Dutch coach previously questioned the playing style at the Old Trafford club.

# louis-van-gaal - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Solskjaer parks the bus like Mourinho - Van Gaal
# Claim
# Claim

Solskjaer parks the bus like Mourinho - Van Gaal

Mar 26th 2019, 8:18 PM 13,730 Views 8 Comments

The Dutch boss has reservations over the interim Man United manager.

# louis-van-gaal - Monday 11 March, 2019

Louis Van Gaal announces he is retiring from management
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Louis Van Gaal announces he is retiring from management

Mar 11th 2019, 8:10 PM 7,832 Views 4 Comments

Marcus Rashford led the tributes to his former manager.

# louis-van-gaal - Sunday 10 March, 2019

It's difficult to ignore Van Gaal's contribution to the success of Solskjaer's exciting United
# Sonic Youth
# Sonic Youth

It's difficult to ignore Van Gaal's contribution to the success of Solskjaer's exciting United

Mar 10th 2019, 8:45 AM 27,667 Views 11 Comments

The Dutchman’s tenure was far from thrilling but his belief in young players has paid dividends.

# louis-van-gaal - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Ryan Giggs on how Louis van Gaal planned to make him Man United manager
# Succession
# Succession

Ryan Giggs on how Louis van Gaal planned to make him Man United manager

Feb 19th 2019, 12:36 AM 12,773 Views 4 Comments

The Red Devils legend worked alongside the Dutch tactician during his reign at Old Trafford.

# louis-van-gaal - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Van Gaal fuels Arsenal speculation by claiming to have a job offer he 'can't refuse'
# Is Van The Man?
# Is Van The Man?

Van Gaal fuels Arsenal speculation by claiming to have a job offer he 'can't refuse'

Apr 26th 2018, 1:58 PM 8,212 Views 5 Comments

“If I don’t have a new club in July or August, you can assume that I’m retired.”

# louis-van-gaal - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Rafael lays into Louis van Gaal over bitter Man United exit
# Unsavoury
# Unsavoury

Rafael lays into Louis van Gaal over bitter Man United exit

Apr 19th 2018, 1:14 PM 11,404 Views 10 Comments

‘I couldn’t handle him any more.’

# louis-van-gaal - Friday 30 March, 2018

Van Gaal: I wanted United to play like Guardiola's City
# Pep Talk
# Pep Talk

Van Gaal: I wanted United to play like Guardiola's City

Mar 30th 2018, 9:49 AM 6,415 Views 24 Comments

“For me, the process would have taken longer. Unfortunately, I did not get the time.”

# louis-van-gaal - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Van Gaal: 'How Mourinho treated him after me, Schweini did not deserve this'
# Past Peak Practice
# Past Peak Practice

Van Gaal: 'How Mourinho treated him after me, Schweini did not deserve this'

Feb 28th 2018, 10:45 AM 8,806 Views 16 Comments

The former Manchester United manager has hit out at Jose Mourinho’s handling of Bastian Schweinsteiger.

# louis-van-gaal - Monday 12 February, 2018

'When Van Gaal arrived, everything changed, my progression stopped'
# Bad Influence
# Bad Influence

'When Van Gaal arrived, everything changed, my progression stopped'

Feb 12th 2018, 11:49 AM 10,301 Views 2 Comments

Belgium international Adnan Januzaj struggled to establish himself at Old Trafford under the Dutch coach.

# louis-van-gaal - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

'He gave silly instructions for everything, even in training. He was like a robot'
# Blasted
# Blasted

'He gave silly instructions for everything, even in training. He was like a robot'

Jan 16th 2018, 8:35 PM 22,764 Views 14 Comments

Former Man United midfielder Anderson has slammed his ex-boss Louis van Gaal.

# louis-van-gaal - Saturday 23 December, 2017

"I said: 'I'm having lunch with Sir Alex'... I felt like a teenage footballer all over again"
# EXTRACT
# EXTRACT

"I said: 'I'm having lunch with Sir Alex'... I felt like a teenage footballer all over again"

Dec 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM 7,551 Views 9 Comments

Mauricio Pochettino is a big fan of the legendary former Manchester United boss.

# louis-van-gaal - Monday 18 December, 2017

Van Gaal eyes one more job 'to spite Manchester United'
# Iron Tulip
# Iron Tulip

Van Gaal eyes one more job 'to spite Manchester United'

Dec 18th 2017, 11:38 AM 10,860 Views 24 Comments

Louis van Gaal was unceremoniously ousted from Manchester United but has his sights set on a revenge mission in the Premier League.

# louis-van-gaal - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Man United more boring under Mourinho, claims Van Gaal
# Parking The Bus
# Parking The Bus

Man United more boring under Mourinho, claims Van Gaal

Dec 12th 2017, 8:55 AM 4,888 Views 48 Comments

The former boss was replaced by Mourinho after winning the 2016 FA Cup.

# louis-van-gaal - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Did Klopp snub Man United? German admits to turning down 'historical' post
# What If
# What If

Did Klopp snub Man United? German admits to turning down 'historical' post

Nov 9th 2017, 3:38 PM 6,897 Views 22 Comments

Prior to joining the Reds, the coach concedes that he knocked back an approach from another leading Premier League team.

After another disastrous campaign, the Netherlands' veteran coach is stepping down for a third time
# Wave Goodbye
# Wave Goodbye

After another disastrous campaign, the Netherlands' veteran coach is stepping down for a third time

Nov 9th 2017, 10:08 AM 4,547 Views 4 Comments

After their failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, 70-year-old Dick Advocaat is stepping down as Dutch coach.

# louis-van-gaal - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Louis van Gaal slams Man Utd treatment: My head was in a noose
# Anger
# Anger

Louis van Gaal slams Man Utd treatment: My head was in a noose

Sep 9th 2017, 12:45 PM 6,977 Views 11 Comments

The Dutchman believes the decision was taken to part with his services long before he was ushered towards the exit door.

# louis-van-gaal - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Ajax coach rues 'boring' Europa League final loss
# Unimpressed
# Unimpressed

Ajax coach rues 'boring' Europa League final loss

May 25th 2017, 12:07 AM 10,153 Views 20 Comments

Peter Bosz claimed Manchester United’s unambitious tactics made for a dull game.

# louis-van-gaal - Monday 10 April, 2017

Jose Mourinho bridges gap with Luke Shaw
# Reconciliation
# Reconciliation

Jose Mourinho bridges gap with Luke Shaw

Apr 10th 2017, 12:53 PM 9,725 Views 2 Comments

The Man United boss has made the first move to heal his strained relationship with the England defender.

# louis-van-gaal - Sunday 9 April, 2017

'He made me into a robot' - Former Man Utd boss Van Gaal slammed by Schneiderlin
# Home Truths
# Home Truths

'He made me into a robot' - Former Man Utd boss Van Gaal slammed by Schneiderlin

Apr 9th 2017, 7:18 PM 6,897 Views 2 Comments

The France international has opened up on his testing spell at Old Trafford, with a move to Everton required to bring enjoyment back to his game

# louis-van-gaal - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Di Maria, Memphis and now Schweinsteiger - 6 of LVG's signings have left Man United
# Depatures
# Depatures

Di Maria, Memphis and now Schweinsteiger - 6 of LVG's signings have left Man United

Mar 21st 2017, 2:04 PM 9,707 Views 13 Comments

Jose Mourinho is slowly stamping his mark on Man United’s squad.

# louis-van-gaal - Thursday 9 February, 2017

'Van Gaal never believed in me' - Reborn Man United star Jones lauds Mourinho
# Getting Better
# Getting Better

'Van Gaal never believed in me' - Reborn Man United star Jones lauds Mourinho

Feb 9th 2017, 3:19 PM 7,805 Views 53 Comments

The England international is enjoying life at Old Trafford once again after floundering during the regime of the veteran Dutch coach.

# louis-van-gaal - Friday 20 January, 2017

Lyon complete €17 million signing of Memphis Depay from Man United
# Big Money
# Big Money

Lyon complete €17 million signing of Memphis Depay from Man United

Jan 20th 2017, 7:53 PM 5,065 Views 8 Comments

The Netherlands international is determined to prove himself again after a disappointing 18-month spell at Old Trafford

# louis-van-gaal - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

'I spent six months with my head in a noose' - LVG criticises media for treatment at Man Utd
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

'I spent six months with my head in a noose' - LVG criticises media for treatment at Man Utd

Jan 17th 2017, 10:34 AM 5,207 Views 20 Comments

The Dutch manager said he suffered from “inhumane” pressure at Old Trafford.

# louis-van-gaal - Monday 16 January, 2017

'I do not think I will return to coaching' - Van Gaal set to call it quits
# Wave Goodbye
# Wave Goodbye

'I do not think I will return to coaching' - Van Gaal set to call it quits

Jan 16th 2017, 9:42 PM 6,857 Views 9 Comments

The Dutch manager is widely considered to be one of football’s most innovative coaches.

# louis-van-gaal - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

'There was some namecalling': Van Bommel lifts lid on LVG row that forced his Bayern exit
# Two Footed
# Two Footed

'There was some namecalling': Van Bommel lifts lid on LVG row that forced his Bayern exit

Jan 4th 2017, 7:47 PM 11,194 Views 8 Comments

“I never shook his hand since.”

# louis-van-gaal - Sunday 20 November, 2016

How LVG masterminded one of the biggest shocks in European football history
# Glory Days
# Glory Days

How LVG masterminded one of the biggest shocks in European football history

Nov 20th 2016, 9:00 AM 14,349 Views 4 Comments

AZ, who play Dundalk in the Europa League this week, experienced a day they will never forget on 19 April 2009.

# louis-van-gaal - Friday 16 September, 2016

'Van Gaal cried like a baby after Barcelona sacking'
# Remember When
# Remember When

'Van Gaal cried like a baby after Barcelona sacking'

Sep 16th 2016, 7:05 PM 10,657 Views 29 Comments

Philippe Christanval claims the legendary Dutch coach broke down in the dressing room.

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