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Name Louis van Gaal
Gender Male
Ethnic Dutch
Job Dutch Coach


Nation as Coach Dutch National Team
Club as Coach Manchester United


Dutch National Team Van Gaal’s lead Netherlands to a third-placed finish at the 2014 World Cup
Style Van Gaal use slow style of possession-orientated football

2015 10 04 Retrieve

[Arsenal 3-0 Manchester United] It was a very bad start, without aggression and the will to win. That is the first time I have seen that from my team. I did not expect that. We have won our last four matches - I gave the players a day off because they were tired. On Saturday the training was normal, I was very amazed to see that. When you give a team like Arsenal so much space to play football, then you know that you shall lose. But all teams will have a dip

2016 03 05 Retrieve

[Louis van Gaal offers an explanation after falling down in his technical area to making a point to the fourth official about diving during the Red Devils 3-2 win against Arsenal] I am not a clown. I am Louis van Gaal, I am a human being and a manager

2017 01 21 Retrieve

[Louis van Gaal talks about life after coaching] I thought maybe I would stop, then I thought it would be a sabbatical, but now I do not think I will return to coaching. So much has happened in my family, you become a human being again with your nose pressed to the facts

2019 04 20 Retrieve

[Louis Van Gaal tells that this year Ajax’s side have the quality to win the tournament] Creative football with a good balance between attack and defence – this is the trick. Ajax have such a lot of creative players. I said it after seeing the matches against Bayern Munich in the group stage: Ajax can go all the way, although the best teams are still in the race