Manchester United on Monday night officially parted ways with manager Louis van Gaal.
According to a statement on the club’s website, LVG is to leave the club with immediate effect.
“I would like to thank Louis and his staff for their excellent work in the past two years culminating in winning a record-equalling 12th FA Cup for the club (and securing him a title in four different countries),” executive vice chairman Ed Woodward said in a statement.
The statement also wished van Gaal well in his future endeavour but promised to name a successor soon.
Meanwhile Louis van Gaal in a statement also thanked the players, owners of the club and fans and wished them well too.
He further opined that the new manager will continue from where he left off and give the young players the opportunity to shine.
“I hope that winning the FA Cup will give the club a platform to build upon next season to restore the success that this passionate set of fans desire,” LVG stated.
Van Gaal helped United win the FA Cup for the 12th time in the club's history last Saturday.