Manchester United To Screen Netherlands’ Friendly With Ecuador Live On MUTV

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Dutchman is expected to be confirmed in his new role next week. 

Manchester United are to show the Netherlands’ friendly international against Ecuador live on their own in-house TV channel on Saturday before finally announcing Louis van Gaal as their new head coach, according to reports in the Daily Mail.

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The Oranje take on the South Americans at the Amsterdam ArenA on Saturday at 7.30pm in what will be their first warm-up fixture ahead of this summer’s World Cup finals in Brazil.

And ahead of the expected official unveiling of Van Gaal as the new Red Devils manager next week, the Premier League giants want to give their fans an early taste of the 62-year-old trainer by showing the friendly international live on MUTV.

However, it is understood that the former Ajax, FC Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss has already agreed all the details of his three-year contract to take over from the recently sacked David Moyes in the Old Trafford dugout next season.

In fact, it is also believed that the Dutchman has even started to hand United a list of possible transfer targets for the club to go after while he takes charge of the Netherlands at the World Cup.

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