To state that Louis Van Gaal can be a little spiky in his press conferences is somewhat of an understatement. An unfortunate journalist felt the Dutchman’s wrath recently, in the wake of United’s home defeat to Southampton, when he alluded to the fact that Van Gaal’s team now had the same amount of points that his predecessor David Moyes had at the same stage last season.
How much better or worse has Louis Van Gaal performed at Manchester United compared to his predecessor David Moyes?
Even the numbers are against Louis van Gaal. Pressure has been piled on the Dutchman following Manchester United's Champions League exit and the statistics sum up a lifeless showing in the group.Moyes was the successor to Sir Alex Ferguson, which was always going to be very difficult, but the way Moyes prepared, similar to the stage Louis van Gaal is at now, is very different.The pomp, and speed, of Mourinho's arrival contrasts sharply with that of predecessors David Moyes and Louis van Gaal, who took 52 and 58 days to get down to business.
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal is angry over comparisons with David Moyes after defeat at home to Southampton. Ronald Koeman got one over his old adve.Read More
The contrast is stark: Van Gaal so assured, ready, and clear on his belief in his own ability; Moyes like a rabbit caught in the headlights, unsure of how best to answer questions and looking like.Read More
David Moyes was hounded out of Old Trafford because it was decided the job was too big for him, however through five games his replacement hasn't exactly set the world on fire. To help personalise.Read More
Manchester United: Through 21 games Louis Van Gaal David Moyes Wins 10 11 Draws 7 4 Losses 4 6 Goals For 34 35 Goals Against 21 24 Points 37 37 Position 4th 7th One aspect that separates the two.Read More
Since Louis van Gaal’s appointment as the permanent replacement to David Moyes, the Dutch manager has done not quite enough to prove his mettle as a successful successor to the Scot.Read More
Former Manchester United boss David Moyes has warned successor Louis van Gaal he has to qualify for the Champions league if he is to stand any chance of keeping his job.Read More
Louis van Gaal's main task when appointed Manchester United was to repair the damage done by predecessor David Moyes. Although last season's fourth-place finish would have represented a disappointing season in the Sir Alex Ferguson era, a return to the Champions League was seen as a step in the right direction.Read More
Looking at all league games played under van Gaal, Moyes and Ferguson in his final season, the Dutchman’s supporters may have a point: his Man United average 1.89 points per game, compared with.Read More
Van Gaal, whose future has been under intense scrutiny in recent weeks amid speculation that Jose Mourinho is being lined up to replace him, suffered a further blow on Saturday when his side were.Read More
Home Picture PICTURE: Louis van Gaal vs David Moyes PICTURE: Louis van Gaal vs David Moyes. April 23, 2015 Jordan Street Picture 0. One year on from David Moyes’ sacking as Manchester United boss, and the club is looking in a much healthier position all-round. The Iron Tulip has taken over the reigns, and although it took him some time to get going, United have finally found their feet.Read More