Louis van Gaal warns Erik ten Hag not to take Manchester United manager job – Man United News And Transfer News

Former Manchester United supervisor Louis van Gaal has warned Erik ten Hag to not take the job if he’s provided it.

Van Gaal was on the membership for 2 seasons however was sacked after main the Crimson Devils to FA Cup glory in 2016.

His Dutch compatriot Ten Hag is favorite to change into the subsequent supervisor in June and was interviewed final week for the place.

However the 70-year-old says he shall be making a mistake if he takes the job, saying that Manchester United is a industrial enterprise moderately than a soccer membership.

‘Erik ten Hag is a superb supervisor and that’s all the time good for Manchester United, however Manchester United is a industrial membership, so it’s a tough selection for a coach,’ he mentioned throughout a press convention for the Dutch nationwide facet.

‘He could be higher off going to a soccer membership.

‘I’m not going to advise him, he’ll name me himself. We’ve got conversations with one another. However he ought to select a soccer membership and never a industrial membership.’

The Telegraph’s James Ducker notes that Van Gaal’s sometimes outspoken remarks are harking back to these he made beforehand when in put up in 2014 and later, in 2019, when he mentioned ‘“Sadly, we’re speaking a few industrial membership, not a soccer membership. I spoke to [Sir Alex] Ferguson about this and in his final years, he additionally had issues with it.”

“I believe you need to change the construction within the organisation of Manchester United as a result of now I believe the stability between the soccer division and industrial division isn’t proper and even slopes over to the industrial.”’

Ten Hag definitely does have choices. The Mail not too long ago reported that he’s needed by two different prime European golf equipment, with one agency provide already within the bag.

While United followers is not going to welcome the previous boss’s feedback, which may scupper their probabilities of touchdown their most popular candidate, they may even in all probability agree with plenty of what Van Gaal has to say.

Whether or not it is going to put Ten Hag off the job stays to be seen.


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