Van Gaal won’t make same mistakes as Moyes, says Man Utd legend

Manchester United legend Sir Bobby Charlton is confident the Red Devils will thrive under Louis van Gaal

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff

Sir Bobby Charlton is confident Louis van Gaal won’t make the same mistakes as David Moyes at Manchester United this season.

The 62-year-old Dutchman has led the Red Devils to three successive pre-season victories after signing a three-year deal at the 20-time English champions in May.

United finished in a disappointing seventh place last season as Sir Alex Ferguson’s successor Moyes was sacked with four Premier League games remaining in the campaign.

And United’s all-time record goal-scorer Charlton is confident that his former club will thrive under a “really clever man”.

“It’s marvellous. I am so pleased with the way it has turned out,” Charlton told MUTV.

“We struggled a little bit last year and maybe a few people made a few mistakes but I don’t think we will make them now.

“Hopefully we will be well-served by a really clever man.”

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