After Van Gaal missed out on Barcelona forward Pedro, who joined the Premier League champions Chelsea. It has been reported that the Dutch manager has now informed club’s board member that he’d like to bring Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale to Old Trafford before the transfer deadline.
Bale, 26, who is heading into his third season at the Spanish capital and rumours have been in peak regarding his future ever since he left the White Hart Lane in 2013.
The Red Devils have been in news of the services of Wales international over the past 12 months and now reports believe LVG could go for a big money in the market to sign the former Tottenham Hotspur star.
The reports have suggested that Van Gaal has spoken to close friends and informed them that he wants to sign the world’s most expensive footballer.
Manchester United’s fans were apparently fed up with the rumours and some were desperate to have him back at Premier League, here’s the best of their mixed reaction: