Louis van Gaal

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Louis van Gaal
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Personal information
Full name Aloysius Paulus Maria van Gaal
Date of birth 8 August 1951 (1951-08-08) (age 63)
Place of birth Amsterdam, Netherlands
Playing position Midfielder (retired)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1971-1973
1973-1977
1977-1978
1978-1986
1986-1987
Ajax
Royal Antwerp
Telstar
Sparta Rotterdam
AZ Alkmaar
Teams managed
1991-1997
1997-2000
2000-2002
2002-2003
2005-2009
2009-2011
Ajax
Barcelona
Netherlands
Barcelona
AZ Alkmaar
Bayern Munich
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Louis van Gaal (born 8 August 1951) is a former Dutch football player and international club manager.

Club career statistics[change | change source]

Club performance League
Season Club League Apps Goals
Netherlands League
1971/72 Ajax Eredivisie 0 0
1972/73 0 0
Belgium League
1973/74 Royal Antwerp First Division 10 2
1974/75 3 0
1975/76 19 4
1976/77 10 1
Netherlands League
1977/78 Telstar Eredivisie 25 1
1978/79 Sparta Rotterdam Eredivisie 31 5
1979/80 33 1
1980/81 33 5
1981/82 24 1
1982/83 33 5
1983/84 34 2
1984/85 30 4
1985/86 31 3
1986/87 AZ Alkmaar Eredivisie 17 0
Country Netherlands 291 27
Belgium 42 7
Total 333 34