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Alex Ferguson, Arsène Wenger and José Mourinho, whose lack of pace and Asked if van Gaal thought he was God, Uli Hoeneß, his then general O, Louis is a book about his own tortured relationship with van Gaal, which. Van Gaal, though, insisted he has a very good relationship with United . This is Manchester United for god sake man and a win over a. Louis van Gaal and David Moyes were both let go later into the season.
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Others did not have the nerve and, as a result, contributed less. Mourinho was young and still dependent, but he was not afraid to contradict the man in charge. He was also different to Van Gaal. He was very attentive. He took it all in, always looking and learning — about human relationships as well as tactics.
He is the typical guy who watches everything — changing room, bus, hotel. Everything is under control. I learnt a lot of things with him. He likes everything, step by step, [to be] on top of everything.Mourinho: Van Gaal is my rival - I can't praise him too much!
I could see that back then. He began to take training sessions himself and one day Van Gaal told him to take charge of the team in a Copa Catalunya game: There are plenty of us who miss the old Mourinho, who liked that guy, who thought it might work for him at Old Trafford and find it a bit depressing that a man who has had so much success could seem so sour and unfulfilled.
Where did all that precious magic go? None has a good word to say about Woodward. A recent cover of Red News fanzine summed it up neatly, with his face superimposed on a leaky bucket and the words: How can he when his team are 19 points behind Liverpool at the top of the table, with a worse defensive record than Crystal Palace and Huddersfield, the same goal difference as Leicester and no more wins than Watford, Bournemouth or West Ham?
Van Gaal: Woodward would tell me if he was speaking to Mourinho
United, in their present guise, have lost their aura, the great allure of Old Trafford, and replaced it with something entirely different: Manchester United fans react to Mourinho's sacking — video United have not had a fewer points total at this stage of a season since the year of Spike Island and the Strangeways riots.
Of course Mourinho has been sacked.
At any other elite club, he would have been sent to the guillotine long before now. Victor's treatment stands out as particularly brutal, and even drew criticism from former Barcelona teammate Pedro earlier in the season.
Some would argue Van Gaal can be a tad callous when it comes to axing players. Jose might have upset a few United players himself Image: The Portuguese has a habit of getting rid of fan favourites at the earliest opportunity; that could spell the end for some big names at United.
Likewise, considering their historyhe's unlikely to bring Valdes back into the fold any time soon.
Van Gaal is worse when it comes to aggressive nudity Image: John Peters This story is truly amazing. According to former Bayern Munich striker Luca Toni, Van Gaal once dropped his trousers in the Bayern dressing room and showed the players his tatty bojangles - all to illustrate the point that he "had the balls" to drop any player. Now that's what we call difficult behaviour.
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Jose is worse when it comes to passive aggressive metaphors Video Loading Click to play Tap to play The video will start in 8Cancel Play now Jose's "eggs" speech from his first spell as Chelsea boss is the perfect example of this.
We get it, Jose. Just say you want some new players, for God's sake. Van Gaal upsets his fellow managers Image: