LOUIS van Gaal has cemented his status as the greatest manager in Manchester Uniteds history by winning the coveted Guinness International Champions Cup.The iconic cup has a creamy top
Uniteds long-suffering fans have been celebrating its first major achievement.
Season ticket holder Wayne Malley said: Weve come so far from Sir Alex Ferguson and his pathetic 13 league titles.
You ask the fans which trophy they dream of and theyll say the Guinness International Challenge Cup, hands down.
I remember as a kid, kicking a ball around the playground pretending it was the final of the Guinness International Challenge Cup.
We would all make out it was 3am and we were in Miami and then we’d try to flog merchandise to our mates.”
The 1999 Premier League, Champions League and FA Cup trophies have been boxed up and put in the attic to clear space for the International Champions Cup in the Old Trafford trophy cabinet.
Louis van Gaals players are assured of hero status but must still honour their 38 Premier League fixtures, even though most fans regard them as an irrelevance.