Manchester United’s 2-1 loss to Swansea on Saturday certainly came as a shock, but the ludicrous expectations surrounding Louis van Gaal could not last forever.
Rooney scored five goals in five games on United’s tour of the USA, as they defeated Liverpool 3-1 in the International Champions Cup final to cap a fine first fortnight under Van Gaal.
Manchester United ‘anxious’ to follow Van Gaal’s training regime to put last season’s horrorshow behind them
Louis van Gaal is already impressed by his squad’s adaptability to his training methods as he prepares to take charge of his first match as Manchester United boss.
United languish in seventh place, nine points behind Liverpool in fourth spot
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United beaten 2-1 at home by Swansea in FA Cup
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Defending Premier League champions have already won this season’s Community Shield
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Moyes won his first Old Trafford trophy – the Community Shield
Carrick thinking about Premier League
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Moyes believes key will be in nurturing home grown talent
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Ferguson told Moyes that he was retiring
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Manchester United beat Swansea in Ferguson’s final home game