The new Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal saw his side lose their first premier league game of the season.They were defeated at home 2-1 by Swansea..
Manchester United after 42-years have lost the season opener, and the new Red Devils coach Louis van Gaal was totally shocked. Still the Red Devils played without seven first-team players.
“We had a chance to take a lead 2: 1, but it was not enough. We did not play as a team,” said van Gaal.
“We must be honest and say that the season-opening was a major disappointment both for fans and for the players and coaching staff. This is a terrible day for all of us,” said the Dutchman.
“We need to step up”
Van Gaal with this defeat received confirmation that he urgently need reinforcements.
“Yes, we need to strengthen the defense, which I have repeated several times,” said United’s coach, who during this transitional period brought Luke Shaw and Ander Herrera.