Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says they won't be going on tour next summer.
Van Gaal spoke on Wednesday morning in California ahead of Thursday nightâ€™s opening US tour game against LA Galaxy at the Pasadena Rose Bowl.
Asked if commercial obligations could impinge on the football at United, Van Gaal said: "More or less. We have to prepare the season and when you have commercial activities and dreadful distances, having to fly a lot and the jet lag, it is not very positive for a good preparation.
"The tour was already arranged and I shall adapt and United will do everything to apply to my rules, but I have said that already."
Van Gaal says next summer things will be different.
"Yes, I hope that (it will be shorter)," he said.
"But the club have already said that to me and I am very confident that it shall be."
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