Manchester United are said to be preparing a contract extension for under fire Dutch Manager, Louis Van Gaal, according to reports.
According to the Sunday Mirror; United hierarchy are likely to offer Louis Van Gaal a one year extension to take him to the summer of 2018, despite the disastrous outing the Red Devils faced last week in the hands of Wolfsburg; who defeated United 3-2 to send the Old Trafford giants to the second tier of European football called the UEFA Europa League and a shameful loss at the Vitality stadium to newly promoted Bournemouth on Saturday, losing 2-1.
On-going rumours stated that United are lining up former Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola or Carlo Ancelotti as the Dutch man’s likely successor. With some section of the media suggesting that the Red Devils have stepped up their interest and even contacted Pep Guardiola about taking over at Old Trafford.
This is a new twist to the tale as many United fans have grown tired of the poor attacking display the Red Devils are currently exhibiting while the team looks short In idea and self-confidence.
Although United are still within the chasing pack in the race for the Premier League crown, many fear that it won’t be long before United lose further grounds due to the team’s inability to create enough chances or even converting chances created.Follow Football News Arena on Facebook and Twitter for the latest transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from across the major Leagues in Europe and around the World.