Manchester United F.C.'s Shocking Loss to Leicester City Stumps Louis Van Gaal

Manchester United F.C manager Louis Van Gaal couldn't explain how his team went from leading 3-1 to losing 5-3 against newly-promoted side Leicester City.

updated: September 22, 2014 09:10 IST
  • Total Shares
Van Gaal
A perplexed Louis Van Gaal and Ryan Giggs watch on as Manchester United suffered a shocking 5-3 defeat in Leicester.


Leicester: Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal admitted he was as shocked as anyone by his side's defending after they squandered a winning position in a remarkable 5-3 defeat by Leicester City.

United seemed all set for a first competitive away victory under Dutch boss van Gaal after goals from Robin van Persie, Angel Di Maria and Ander Herrera put them 3-1 up at the King Power Stadium on Sunday with just over half an hour to play.

But Jamie Vardy led Leicester to a famous victory by scoring one goal and having a role in their other four as the promoted Midlands club exposed United's defensive weaknesses.

Show Full Article