Louis van Gaal: A final shot at World Cup glory for one of the ‘last honest men’ in football
It was vintage Louis van Gaal, if also a twist of the current Van Gaal. The Dutch coach once asked one of his analytical teams to come up with a very specific piece of research, as he wanted insight into a particular area of play. The staff member dutifully went off and did it but had warned it might not be possible to express in numbers in the way Van Gaal wanted.
Source: Sport Soccer-.Independent