Reports in the British media suggest that the Manchester United assistant manager is being considered for the vacant managerial hot-seat at the Liberty Stadium following the departure of Garry Monk
The Manchester United manager suffered his first loss this season, as United conceded their first goals of the campaign. Van Gaal was disappointed by his teams inability to break Swansea down, as United squandered opportunities.
Swansea City perhaps go into this fixture being the favourites for the first time against Manchester United. Both sides are yet to taste defeat this season and will look to get a positive result before the international break.
After a lackluster start to the game, Bafetimbi Gomis put Arsenala s chances of clinching an automatic Champions League qualification spot in jeopardy as he headed home in the dying minutes to complete the double against the Gunners. Swansea City are the new Manchester United. Manchester United were once the team that subdued Arsenal every time they locked horns with each other and with a striker like Robin van Persie on board, they were at ease in either fixture. Swansea City have now infamously recreated the Manchester United way of playing against the Gunners, having completed the double in some fashion while also making Bafetimbi Gomis their Wayne Rooney. They are also in contention to finish seventh and the glorified spot speaks for itself. Final third is all that matters. Arsenal carried on with their critically acclaimed possession football at the Emirates Stadium last night, but it proved to be ineffective as they were found to be sterile in the […]
Swansea City vs Manchester United 21st February 2015, GMT 15:00 Liberty Stadium, Swansea ******* The biggest clich in the Premier League at the moment is that any team in the league is capable of defeating any other on its day. Manchester United manager found that it is a clich for a reason on his very first game (competitive) in-charge of the club when Swansea City defeated his all conquering team at Old Trafford. It was a shock result that Van Gaal has recently admitted took him by surprise. So, when the 20-time champions travel to Wales on Saturday, surprise or shock is something Van Gaal wouldna t be. With Tottenham playing West Ham and Southampton hosting Liverpool, Uniteda s game against Swansea at the Liberty Stadium represents a huge chance for the club to establish a priceless lead over its rivals this weekend. Yet, the Dutch manager, who has been criticized for fielding defensive teams in a few games this […]