How to Deal with Louis Van Gaal: NRC's Guide for British Journalists

BR-UK StaffFeatured Columnist IVMay 21, 2014

COSTA DO SAUIPE, BRAZIL - DECEMBER 06:  Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal speaks to members of the media after the Final Draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil at Costa do Sauipe Resort on December 6, 2013 in Costa do Sauipe, Bahia, Brazil.  (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
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Louis van Gaal may be new to English football, but he's hardly a new face on the world scene. The Netherlands boss has had an illustrious career with Ajax, Barcelona and more, and has become known in that time for his rather "unique" way of dealing with the media.

Thankfully for British journalists, Dutch outlet NRC have published a 10-step guide for interviewing Mr. Van Gaal. We've briefly summarised it here:

The full article is absolutely worth a read, especially if you're a Manchester United fan looking for insight into your new manager.