Louis van Gaal admits butting heads with some of the game's biggest names.
But speaking ahead of Wednesday’s friendly against Wales here, Van Gaal said it remains important for him to be liked by his stars.
He said: “Yes. I think it is very important. I am a coach who wants a good relationship with my players.
“I do everything to reach that level but sometimes it is not reachable as the players are not open-minded and don’t adapt to the norms that I put in the team.
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