Australian paper confuses Van Gaal with Harold from Neighbours

Louis Van Gaal

Manchester United fans would certainly be confused if Harold Bishop turned up for pre-season - blowing his trombone.

Louis Van Gaal is widely expected to become the next Manchester United manager as reports continue to mount that he will be named the new boss as early as next week - leaving fans hoping for Ryan Giggs in the hot seat pretty upset.

But despite Van Gaal’s obvious credentials and generally well-known name in the sport not everyone can put a face to his name.

It seems that one Australian paper is certainly guilty of that.

But at least they got him confused with a loveable TV character from the soap opera Neighbours.

Yes that’s right, that is a picture of Neighbours favourite Harold Bishop in an article on the potential for Van Gaal to become the new United manager.

The paper in question, the mX, has surely done this as some sort of joke - but regardless it is quite hilarious to see Harold’s bumbling face adorning this news story.

Then again, he’d probably do a better job than David Moyes.

Harold for United anyone?

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