LOUIS VAN GAAL
Many doubted David Moyes’ credentials as Manchester United manager but the same can’t be said for Louis van Gaal.
The Dutchman has worked at Ajax, Barcelona and Bayern Munich, winning La Liga, Bundesliga, Eredivisie and Champions League titles in the process, and is more than acclimatised to life at a major club.
Furthermore, comparisons with Sir Alex Ferguson are hard to ignore. Like Fergie, Louis van Gaal is nothing short of completely crazy:
And his two leading philosophical pillars – a belief in youth and attacking football – suit Manchester United perfectly.