first_img Metro Sport ReporterMonday 11 Mar 2019 6:27 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link777Shares Rashford scored four goals in his first two games for United (Picture: Getty)‘I am a pensioner now. I have no ambition to be a technical director or a TV pundit,’ Van Gaal told Dutch TV show VTBL.ADVERTISEMENT‘My wife Truus gave up her job for me 22 years ago, and followed me when I went abroad. I told her I would quit as a coach when I turned 55, but instead kept going until I was 65.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘She is entitled to have a life with me outside of football. I can say she is very happy.’While winning the FA Cup was the highlight of Van Gaal’s managerial career at United, he also gave Rashford his debut against Midtjylland in the Europa League back in February 2016.The striker scored in twice in game, contributing to the eventual 5-1 scoreline over the Danish side.More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errorsBut more notably, the England international made his Premier League debut against Arsenal three days later and he again scored twice in a 3-2 victory.The 21-year-old took to Twitter after hearing the news, thanking the 67-year-old for giving him his debut back in 2016.Thank you for opening the door & trusting in me. Enjoy retirement boss 👌🏾— Marcus Rashford (@MarcusRashford) March 11, 2019 Van Gaal also managed Ajax and Barcelona in his career (Picture: Getty)Marcus Rashford has publicly thanked former manager Louis van Gaal following the Dutchman’s recent retirement from the sport.Van Gaal announced his retirement nearly three years after leaving his position as the manager of Manchester United.During his spell at Old Trafford, he won the FA Cup along with racking up 54 wins in 103 games in charge.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City Marcus Rashford reacts to former Man Utd manager Louis van Gaal’s retirement news Rashford has scored a total of 43 goals for United so far in his career.The club’s next fixture is against Wolves in the FA Cup on March 16.MORE: Maitland-Niles hails Arsenal team spirit after victory over Man UtdWill Rashford ever win the Premier League with United?Yes0%No0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultscenter_img Comment Advertisement Advertisementlast_img

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