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Louis Van Gaal suggests Ed Woodward’s departure from Man Utd could spell success

Louis Van Gaal has suggested Ed Woodward’s departure from Manchester United presents Erik Ten Hag with the opportunity to be successful at Old Trafford.Holland boss Van Gaal took a remarkable swipe at former executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward ahead of his side’s Nations League game against Wales in Cardiff.Van Gaal, who managed United between 2014 and 2016 before being sacked, warned fellow Dutchman Ten Hag about the dangers of going to Old Trafford in March.He said Ten Hag should consider turning down the manager’s job there because United are a “commercial club” and he would be “better going to a football...
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Louis van Gaal believes Ed Woodward's Man Utd departure may help Erik ten Hag

Netherlands head coach Louis van Gaal thinks compatriot Erik ten Hag may have a better chance of succeeding at Manchester United following Ed Woodward's departure. Woodward's decade-long stint as the Red Devils' executive vice-chairman ended this year, bringing to a close one of the least successful eras in United's recent history.

Louis van Gaal urges Steven Bergwijn to leave Tottenham for Ajax

Netherlands head coach Louis van Gaal wants forward Steven Bergwijn to join Ajax 'as soon as possible'. The 24-year-old has failed to hold down a starting spot during his two-and-a-half seasons at Tottenham after his fast start to life in the Premier League, where he scored impressive goals against Manchester City and Manchester United in his first few months in England.

Louis van Gaal: Netherlands manager gives positive update following cancer treatment

Netherlands manager Louis van Gaal has given a positive update after undergoing treatment in his battle with prostate cancer.The 70-year-old Dutchman recently shocked the footballing world with the devastating news that he has been fighting the illness.But on Tuesday, Van Gaal confirmed that the extensive treatment he has had is showing encouraging progress.Speaking to the Dutch news agency ANP about his condition, the former Manchester United boss said: “I’ve been through everything. I had 25 radiation treatments. Then I had to wait five or six months to see if it had done its job. It did.”Earlier this month, Van Gaal...

Holland boss Louis Van Gaal says ’25 radiation treatments’ have been successful

Former Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has said the radiation treatment he has undergone for prostate cancer has been successful. The 70-year-old, who is currently managing Holland, revealed he was battling the disease on Dutch television on April 3. “I’ve been through everything. I had 25 radiation treatments,” Van...

Ronald Koeman to succeed Louis van Gaal as Netherlands coach after World Cup

Ronald Koeman is to return as Netherlands coach when Louis van Gaal leaves the role after the World Cup in Qatar. Van Gaal said last week he was receiving treatment for an aggressive form of prostate cancer. - World Cup finals bracket and fixtures schedule. - ESPN+ viewers' guide: LaLiga,...

Netherlands confirm Ronald Koeman to replace Louis van Gaal after World Cup in 2023

Ronald Koeman will replace Louis van Gaal as Netherlands manager after the 2022 World Cup.The KNVB confirmed their former manager, who left in 2020 to manage Barcelona, will return from 2023.Koeman’s contract will run through both Euro 2024 and the World Cup in 2026.Ronald Koeman said: “I am looking forward to the new collaboration. A little over a year and a half ago, I certainly did not leave the Dutch national team out of dissatisfaction.“My stay felt good, the results were good and the click with the internationals was good. We will soon continue on that path. That is certain...