Louis van Gaal to make first Old Trafford appearance in friendly match between Manchester United and Valencia

New Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal will make his first appearance at Old Trafford in a pre-season friendly against Valencia on August 12. Van Gaal’s role as Holland coach will end after Saturday’s third-place play-off against Brazil at the World Cup and he will then turn his attention to making the Red Devils competitive again after last season’s seventh-placed finish – a dismal season which cost David Moyes his job.

FIVE steps to the perfect transfer window at Arsenal

Arsenal are traditionally slow starters when it comes to summer transfer business, but with the World Cup coming towards its conclusion, the biggest focus for the club will be on ensuring readiness for the coming season. It’s a time of year for renewed hope and expectation, and for Arsenal fans this year, it should be […]