Sharpe slams Van Gaal over Arsenal capitulation

Former United attacker Sharpe pinpointed Van Gaal’s tactical naivety as the main cause of the one-sided result, when United trailed by three goals after just 19 minutes, while also criticising the Dutchman's failure to buy a centre-back and his overall style of play.

“There is a fine line between genius and madness and I am not too sure which side of the line he is at the moment,” said the 44-year-old Sharpe, who is in Singapore ahead of The Castlewood Group Battle of the Reds Masters clash between ex-Liverpool and United players.

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