Louis van Gaal has been a professional manager for almost thirty years now, delivering titles at every domestic club he has managed for the duration of his career. Another thing that probably goes unnoticed about the Iron Tulip is his ability to help nurture talents of both players and in particular managers, as you can see from the infographic below.
The graphic highlights players that Van Gaal has worked with who turn into managers, and also coaches he has worked with. It is an extremely impressive list of bosses including the likes of Jose Mourinho, Pep Guardiola, Ronald Koeman, Frank de Boer and Luis Enrique.
This certainly bodes well for Ryan Giggs…
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