Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Van Gaal: It Will Be Tough for Us to Win Any Trophy

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Van Gaal: It Will Be Tough for Us to Win Any Trophy

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A TITLE triumph to soothe the pain of United's Champions League failure won't be easy, insists Louis van Gaal.

And the Reds boss refuses to set himself up for a fall by promising Premier League crown to make up for the Euro KO.

"It is difficult. We shall do everything to win something but it is very difficult," he said.

"It is not only difficult for Manchester United. Is also difficult for Manchester City and Liverpool, Arsenal or Chelsea or Leicester.

"For the fans it shall be like that (winning the title to make up for the Champions League misery). But I want to manage the expectation.

"It is not as easy as everybody thinks. We live now and you can see what is happening in the Premier League every week. It is not so easy."

the " Van Gaal warns that the swelling of all 20 to-flight bank accounts next term - with the record Pounds 5bn TV deal - means the title race is going to remain wide open and it will continue to impact on English clubs in the Champions League. …

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