Wilfried Zaha grabs rare opportunity to impress new Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal

It didn’t need much imagination to know how David Moyes felt about Wilfried Zaha fuelling baseless stories about an assignation between himself and the manager’s daughter by publishing an oblique tweet about them last season. Zaha’s excursion onto social media contributed to the impression that it was his attitude, more than his football, which led Moyes to limit him to one Manchester United start before farming him out to Cardiff City on loan.