Dutch World Cup hero claims: I turned down ‘fantastic offer from Manchester United’

first_img Danny Blind and Louis van Gaal 1 New Holland manager Danny Blind – whose son Daley is a Manchester United player – has revealed he turned down the chance to join the Red Devils last season.The Dutchman, who worked with Louis van Gaal at the World Cup 2014, has taken over the reins from sacked boss Guus Hiddink.And Blind, who played for Ajax, claims he was approached by Van Gaal about joining the coaching staff at Old Trafford.“I had a fantastic offer from Manchester United,” he told Algemeen Dagblad. “There were talks about United and Van Gaal a couple of times last year but I rejected that.“If you have ambition, what is more beautiful than becoming manager of your country?”last_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *