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According to the Dutch newspaper “De Telegraaf & rdquor ;, Louis van Gaal has reached an agreement with the Royal Netherlands Football Association to be the coach of the Netherlands. The veteran coach would replace would replace Frank de Boer, who resigned due to the failure in the “Oranje” Eurocup by not passing the round of 16.
Van Gaal could continue living in Portugal for tax reasons and would have as assistants to Danny Blind, Frans Hoek Y Henk Fraser.
If confirmed, it would be the third time that he takes over the national team, as he was in charge between 2000 and 2001, after leaving FC Barcelona, and between 2012 and 2014, when he won third place at the World Cup in Brazil.
Van gaal it was not the first option but Erik ten hag, and former Germany coach Joachim Löw have said publicly that they have no interest in becoming technicians in the Netherlands.