Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 6/18/14
Football-holland-denmark
Back in December, it was rumored that then Manchester United manager David Moyes was trying to get a deal done including wingers Nani and Antonio Valencia in for Galatasaray’s Netherlands midfielder Wesley Sneijder. The Daily Express was the first to report the transfer rumor, but other media outlets picked it up. Nothing happened of course. But as we learned during the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Sneijder fancies the idea of coming to Old Trafford, if Louis van Gaal were to make a bid. Sneijder obviously has worked closely (is working closely) with Van Gaal on the Dutch national team, and says the level of respect he has for the 62-year-old means he couldn’t simply dismiss a possible move. He said: “In the Netherlands Van Gaal is something like the head teacher of a school. “Not everyone is lucky enough to get into his good books.” “He trains his players very hard and always expects the highest standards. “I am happy at Galatasaray, I have established myself at the club and ha...
GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Tom Coughlin: Victor Cruz not expected to practice this week

Report: Redskins ownership won't let coaches bail on RG3

D'Angelo Russell: 'There's a lot of spoiled Lakers fans'

Terry Collins didn't challenge double out of fear of HR

Has Tim Lincecum thrown his last pitch for the Giants?

Jerry Jones is enthralled with ‘vintage’ Darren McFadden

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Report: Three NFL head coaches were interested in Michigan job

Odell Beckham Jr. is not intimidated of Darrelle Revis

Chargers say Seahawks DE took cheap shot at Philip Rivers

Rex Ryan jabs Jets for passing on Martavis Bryant?

Jay Gruden backing down from support of RG3 as starter

Ukwuachu rape victim hires firm that prosecuted Winston

Soccer News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

D'Angelo Russell zings Lakers fans

Every NBA division's most interesting rookie for 2015-16

Fantasy football round-by-round draft strategy

Ronda Rousey's Carl’s Jr. ad

The WWE Divas Revolution is getting ugly

The NFL’s season kickoff isn’t going as planned, but plans don’t matter in the NFL

The Opening Drive: What happened to all the great Michigan tailbacks?

The 1980s Lakers represent the NBA’s ultimate creation story

The Orioles’ frustrating season

Five greatest NBA players of all-time

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker