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Scholes happy Van Gaal in charge at Man Utd

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes feels Louis van Gaal is the right manager for the club.

Scholes has plenty of faith in Van Gaal - a man he sees as very much in the same mould as Sir Alex Ferguson.

The former England midfielder added: "Louis van Gaal has the respect of the players. He got it as soon as he arrived. This is a man who has managed some huge clubs: Ajax, Barcelona, Bayern Munich and he has just taken the Netherlands to third place in a World Cup finals.

"He is a man with presence. He looks a bit of a scary man. Good. Sir Alex Ferguson was a scary man too, at times, and it is possible to push players into performances. From what I've seen in pre-season, he looks a bit mad. He's a bit like a mad genius - he looks a bit crazy."

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