Manchester – Throughout his coaching career, Louis van Gaal is not often met with Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal handled. Nevertheless, Van Gaal has great respect towards Wenger.
In recognition of Van Gaal, he’s only ever met Barcelona in one occasion, namely in 1999 when he was still dealing with Barcelona. However, according to the records, in 1999 Barcelona twice met with Arsenal in the Champions League group phase.
On two occasions, the Barcelona drew 1-1 at Camp Nou and won 4-2 at Wembley, who was hired as an enclosure when Arsenal for Champions League matches.
This weekend at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday (11/22/2014) local time, for the first time Van Gaal meet again with Arsenal after 15 years. This time, he sat on the bench as Manchester United manager.
Although rarely met with Wenger as opposed, Van Gaal has long claimed to respect and admire the philosophy of the French football manager.
Wenger’s style of play that focuses on attacking and entertaining football called Van Gaal as an interesting thing.
“This is the first time I sat on the bench against Arsenal as manager of Manchester United,” he said as quoted by Soccerway