It’s been a miserable season for Manchester United and Louis van Gaal thus far, with the Dutchman now clinging on to the hope of a top four finish as the final thing that can save him.
In the list below, we rank the ten major shortcomings in his season…
10) He’s made too many changes in a short space of time
Rio Ferdinand, Nemanja Vidic and Patrice Evra all went and weren’t adequately replaced by Van Gaal.
9) He didn’t give his fringe players weren’t given a fair chance
Javier Hernandez, Nani and Tom Cleverley were among those to be ditched before a ball had even been kicked.