Van Hanegem: Van Gaal mistreating United stars

For the first time since taking the reins at Old Trafford, Van Gaal is facing a seemingly uncertain future with United's top-four hopes hanging by a thread, and Van Hanegem, who featured for Netherlands at the 1974 World Cup, has hit out at his countryman's managerial style.

The 71-year-old former AZ Alkmaar and Utrecht boss criticised Van Gaal for his treatment of assistant Ryan Giggs, who was forced to deny any bad blood between himself and the United manager following the team's late 1-0 win over Newcastle United.

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