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Man Utd's van Gaal unhappy about Di Maria, Rojo's Asia trip

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal admits he is not keen on two of his stars travelling to Asia this week.

Argentina take on Brazil in a friendly in Beijing on Saturday, October 11 before meeting Hong Kong three days later meaning Angel Di Maria and Marcos Rojo will not return to Manchester until a couple of days before United's next Premier League fixture.

The Red Devils are up against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns on October 20 and van Gaal admits the international break will make it difficult to get his squad in order prior to the match.

"I said before the match (with Everton) we have to do things better and improve," said the former Holland manager.

"That is why we have to train but now all my players are gone.

"The rest are injured so we cannot train. Now I have to wait.

"Angel Di Maria and Rojo are coming back from Hong Kong, they are playing two friendly games.

"They are coming back with jetlag so I cannot train at once and then I have to wait.

"Then I have only two or three days before the game with West Bromwich Albion.

"That is my problem I know and we live in this football world. I was also a national coach but it is not so easy as everybody thinks."

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