LIVERPOOL – Liverpool manager, Brendan Rodgers, insinuating slow adaptation required by Louis van Gaal with the characteristics of the Premier League. However, Rodgers remains no doubt the credibility of the Dutchman.
Rodgers and Van Gaal will compete with each other ingenious mix team when the Reds host Manchester United in the Premier League at Anfield on Sunday (22/03/2015) night.
In the first five games as coach of the Red Devils, Van Gaal only give one win, two losses and two draws. It became the center of attention of the coach from Northern Ireland ahead of a meeting of both.
“When he (Van Gaal) arrived, he called the Premier League is different from the leagues once he conquered. Prestige here (Premier League) is far greater than imagined. This is the most stringent league. You will feel it when it has a career here, “Rodgers said, as quoted by Soccerway, Sunday (03/22/2015).
In addition to the slow heat, past the former Dutch national team coach also criticized regarding the selection and formation puts Wayne Rooney as a midfielder. However, Rodgers still respect him and no doubt the football philosophy that brought Van Gaal.
“But I guess you can not doubt its credibility. He has a philosophy to play like he did to Ajax, Barcelona, and AZ. If he had to leave United, Van Gaal remains one of the great coaches, “so on.
In addition, the Red Devils currently ranks fourth Premier League standings, two points ahead of the Reds that are underneath. The meeting will also be betting both to continue to compete to win a ticket to the Champions League.