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Manchester United: Van Gaal ‘sacked’ after Stoke match, ‘resigns’ and vows to stick it out

by | 27th, December 2015

tumblr_nzzksm5DfK1u5f06vo1_1280 Having reported  that defeat to Stoke City would cost Louis Van Gaal his job as Manchester United manager United lost 2-0 and Van Gaal remains in situ the tabloids now report that defeat in his next game surely will.

The Mail on Sunday says lose to Chelsea and it’s the end of LVG at Old Trafford. 

It’s pretty clear the tabloids have no idea. LVG has a contract that runs until the end of next season.

Maybe he will fall on his sword? The Express leads with news that Van Gaal “may” quit. To put it another way, Van Gaal “may not” quit.

What he said was and this in reply to a question on if he thinks he’s about to be sacked:

“That is something I discuss with [executive vice-chairman] Ed Woodward not you,” Van Gaal told the hacks massed at the post-game Press conference.

“It is not always the club that has to fire or sack me. Sometimes I do that by myself,

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