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Van Gaal reveals undroppable players ahead of Crystal Palace clash

Ahead of Wednesday's clash with Crystal Palace,  Manchester United head-coach Louis van Gaal has named two players that he can’t rest Chris Smalling and Daley Blind. Red duo have formed a surprisingly effective partnership in the heart of United’s defence this term, especially with Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo struggling for fitness and form. Dutch international defender in particular…

“It was a performance that wasn’t acceptable” Manchester United’s proven defender speaks about the Europe League defeat

Louis van Gaal's side lost their previous two outings in the Premier League at Sunderland and Europa League last 32 at FC Midtjylland. The latest losses have led to another surge in talk of the Dutchman’s tenure nearing its end and Jose Mourinho being set to come in as his replacement. There have been some…

Red Devils £80,000-a-week star sends message to fans

The Red Devils defender has demanded that Man United start winning more matches and reward the fans that support them. The Dutch manager's men suffered another humiliating defeat on Thursday evening when Danish side Midtjylland beat them 2-1 in the first leg of their round of 32 tie in the Europa League. This was off the back of their…