Jose Mourinho impressed by Louis van Gaal’s Man United bow

Jose Mourinho feels that Manchester United will benefit from Louis van Gaal's confidence next season

Jose Mourinho says Manchester United will benefit from Louis van Gaal’s confidence next season.

The Dutchman was officially unveiled as the Red Devils’ new manager on Thursday after being appointed as David Moyes’ successor on a three-year contract earlier this summer.

I heard his press conference and I think he was very, very Louis

Jose Mourinho

And Mourinho was impressed by how the 62-year-old conducted himself in his first news conference as United boss.

“I heard his press conference and I think he was very, very Louis. The Louis I know. Very honest, very pragmatic,” said Mourinho.

“When you are honest and direct and you say what you want and think, you are not arrogant – you are just honest.

“He was saying that – they were outside the top four and want to improve on that, they have to try to change that as soon as possible but obviously he wants to be a champion. What he told is correct.”

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