Ex Manchester united manager Louis Van Gaal retires

Ex-Manchester United and Netherlands boss Louis van Gaal says he has retired from coaching after a 26-year career. Sixty five year old Van Gaal has been out of work since being sacked by united hours after winning the FA Cup in May 2016.

Van Gaal also had spells in charge of Ajax, Barcelona, Bayern Munich and AZ. He made the announcement on Monday after receiving a lifetime achievement award from the Dutch government for his contribution to football.