Manchester United chief executive Ed Woodward said:
In Louis van Gaal, we have secured the services of one of the outstanding managers in the game today.
He has achieved many things in his career to date and Old Trafford provides him with a fitting stage on which to write new chapters in the Manchester United story.
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Sir Gerald Kaufman Labour MP for Manchester Gorton and Father of The House of Commons has died aged 86, a family spokesman said.
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