PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24.com. The stories here come from users.

 
Sibusiso King-Casanovah Gates
 
Comments: 3
Article views: 4
 
 
Latest Badges:


 
View all Sibusiso King-Casanovah Gates's badges.
 

Van Gaal officially, to head United...

20 May 2014, 12:07

Netherlands coach Louis Van Gaal was appointed to head Manchester United as he has been the most favorite to fill the position. Van Gaal who is currently heading the national team of Netherlands was handed a 3 year contract by the Red Devils. He comes after the sacking of David Moyes who failed to fill the extra-large shoes left by Sir Alex Furguson.

Van Gaal made his name as a midfielder playing for clubs, Ajax, Royal Antwerp, Telstar, Sparta Rotterdam, and AZ earning a total 333 appearances with 34 goals in his name. As a manager he has managed Ajax, AZ, Bayern Munich, Barcelona and Netherlands. His credentials also include the Bundesliga, La Liga, UEFA Champions League to name a few. “To manage the biggest club in the world makes me very proud. Together we will make history,” Van Gaal said.

The 62 year old Netherlands born is set to commence his United duties after the 2014 FIFA World Cup. 40 year old Ryan Giggs who has handed his boots is set to assist Van Gaal in heading the club. Giggs hanged his boots to fully focus on his new career as he was named United’s assistant manager. “Van Gaal’s credentials are close to none and I’m positive the club will thrive under his leadership over the coming years”, Giggs had to say.

Van Gaal is set to take Manchester United back into the Champions League. United finished 7th on the Barclays Premier League after a not so pleasant run which resulted to ‘The Chosen One’, David Moyes being sacked. United fans patiently wait for what the Dutchman has in store for them.

Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.

 

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
3 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Tafi Mhaka
Julius Malema: The Friendly Ghost...

When Mmusi Maimane found his leadership both overshadowed and outshone by the Twitter antics of former DA leader Helen Zille, who helped save the day ? Julius Malema. Read more...

0 comments 1630 views
Submitted by
Graham Sell
STOP; BREATHE; THINK; ACT

We are being led by the nose. We are so busy reacting to the latest outrages, perpetrated by our own government, that we are losing or have already lost our ability to think clearly. Read more...

0 comments 290 views
Submitted by
Alleyne Smith
Finding the cure for exhaustion

I'm exhausted! With every development around #GuptaLeaks, President Zuma and state capture, my level of exhaustion with what is happening in this country grows.  Read more...

0 comments 241 views
Submitted by
Sanele Sano Ngcobo
Why are they opposing National He...

We can’t once again postpone NHI, all lives matters. Students demanded free education, don’t be surprised when the next target is high quality healthcare for all.  Read more...

0 comments 1037 views
Submitted by
Lisa Marcelle Hold
Youth Day 2017 - the sad reality

I have faith in our youth and I have the privilege of dealing with many young people of all races on a daily basis. Read more...

0 comments 209 views
Submitted by
Samantha Napo
State of our youth, state of our ...

As we await the next significant public holiday, let’s take the opportunity to think about our future and how we contribute to its significance. Read more...

0 comments 134 views
 

services

E-mail Alerts The latest headlines in your inbox

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

Mobile News24 on your mobile or PDA

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on Android Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

TV Get us in your home, on your television.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2017 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.