It’s not been a vintage year for Manchester United under the stewardship of Louis van Gaal. Where last season had a relatively rousing conclusion and a return to the Champions League, it seems unlikely the Red Devils will make it to the Promised Land during this campaign.
Though last season certainly had its pitfalls – aside from a few decent performances – this season has been far worse. The Dutchman has seemingly been on the verge of losing his job a number of times and Jose Mourinho continues to be strong linked with the role.
There’s the small matter of an FA Cup quarter-final reply with West Ham United to navigate, which could go some way in deciding the fate of the former Barcelona and Bayern Munich coach going forward.
So, unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few months, you’ll know things at the Theatre of Dreams have been borderline the stuff of nightmares.
Should we undertake the gruelling process of revisiting the five most outrageous? Of course we should.
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