Louis van


Louis van Gaal Bio

Who is Louis van

Louis van Gaal is a manager of Netherlands who currently is the manager of English club Manchester United. He have also managed the clubs like Ajax, Barcelona, AZ, Bayern Munich and also the Netherlands national football team.

Early Life (Childhood)

He was born and spent his childhood in Amsterdam. During his childhood days he started playing for RKSV 'De Meer'. He then joined Ajax when he was 20 years old. In 1991 he became manager after Beenhakker left.

Interesting Facts

His full name is Aloysius Paulus Maria van Gaal. He weighs 72 kg. His networth is estimated to be $16 million dollars. His is paid with handsome salary i.e. $2.7 million dollars. He follows catholic religion.

Personal Life

His father was a salesman but when van gaal was 11 unfortunately his father died. He got married to Fernanda but she died in 1994 because of pancreatic cancer. They had two daughters named Brenda and Renate. He then got married to Truus.


In 1995 he won World Soccer Manager of the Year. In the same year he also won Onze d'Or Coach of the Year.He was awarded with Rinus Michels Award 2007 and 2009. In 2009 and 2014 he won Dutch Sports Coach of the Year.


He was rumored to target Marco Reus in £120m.