Home
News
Features
Premier League
EPL Home
Latest
Clubs
Stadiums
Friends
Blogs
Football League
World Cup 2014
Europe
Euro Football Home
Latest
Russian Premier
Bundesliga
Ligue 1
La Liga
Football Italiano
International
International Home
Latest
World Cup 2010
Euro 2012 Stadiums
Euro 2012
Denmark 2011
AFCON 2013
Betting
About Us
Advertising
Write for us
Privacy
Recruitment
Twitter
Contact Us
 
 

Van Gaal linked to Liverpool post


Bookmark and Share

By Andrew Tuft

Wednesday 23 May 2012

Liverpool could appoint Louis van Gaal as sporting director as the club’s owners, Fenway Sports Group, continue to consider the structure they wish to establish at Anfield, the Guardian has reported. The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich Coach would be expected to work with the new team manager, whenever he is appointed.



Van Gaal was first linked with Liverpool after Damien Comolli was sacked in April, the Guardian adds, but when the services of Kenny Dalglish were dispensed with earlier in May FSG revised their plans for the structure of the club. Van Gaal remained under consideration for a different role, with the intention becoming to hire an experienced name to work in conjunction with a young but previously successful manager. Van Gaal fits the first part of the brief, having begun his coaching career with AZ Alkmaar in the mid-1980s.


The 60-year-old went on to win three Dutch league titles with Ajax in the early to mid-1990s, as well as the Champions League in 1994-95. With Barcelona van Gaal twice claimed the Spanish league crown and in his last managerial post at Bayern Munich, which ended in April 2011, van Gaal won the Bundesliga trophy and took Bayern to the Champions League final in 2009-10.


Check out the Euro 2012 odds and get some tips on the European Championships betting.



Related Articles


» 

West Ham’s Sam Allardyce says Leicester City fans should show more loyalty to manager Nigel Pearson

» 

Everton’s Kevin Mirallas could return to play in the Christmas fixtures

» 

Looking for a job in football? Submit your CV now

» 

Crystal Palace striker Marouane Chamakh out of action until the New Year

» 

Sterling is Liverpool’s Sanchez, says Rodgers

» 

Get your Premier League tickets with World Ticket Shop

» 

Manager Brendan Rodgers praises “patient” Liverpool following Capital One Cup win against Bournemouth

 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 

Name

Email Address *

Comments


Please enter code on left.


Terms & Conditions

* A valid email is required to submit a comment. Your email will not be displayed on this or any other website, nor will it be passed to any 3rd parties. For more information please see the terms and conditions.



0 Comments


No Comments have been posted yet


 
 

 
  
 

 
 

Premier League Football News


ArsenalAston VillaChelseaEvertonFulhamLiverpoolManchester CityManchester UtdNewcastle UtdNorwich City
ReadingQueens Park RangersSouthamptonStoke CitySunderlandSwansea CityTottenham HotspurWest Bromwich AlbionWest HamWigan Athletic

 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
  
 

 
 

Follow us...



 
 

 
  
 

Kick Football News