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Are we ignoring the warning signs at Manchester United?

Date: 20th August 2014 at 6:41pm
Written by Christy Malyan

Ever since officially ascending to the Old Trafford throne, Louis van Gaal has been attempting to drill the notion of a 'strong philosophy' into the mindset of everyone involved with Manchester United. In his opening press conference, following an impressive World Cup campaign with the Netherlands fuelled by his surprise introduction of a 3-4-1-2 system, van Gaal argued that a 'strong philosophy' and an entrenched self-assurance in his own ideas was the leading factor in United's decision to hire him. And following a manager in David Moyes who often appeared abject of his own ideas, LVG's insistence upon an ultimate vision, up until now, has been unanimously viewed as a rather refreshing course of action around Carrington. Encouragement from fans, the players and the British press has not been hard to come by. The only problem was that Manchester United's season hadn't started yet, and when it did, van Gaal's philosophy didn't prove strong enough to prevent a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Swansea ... Read More

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