First win for Louis Van Gaal as Manchester United crush Queens Park Rangers

Manchester United recorded their first competitive victory in five games under new manager Louis van Gaal when they thrashed Queens Park Rangers 4-0 at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Reuters| Last Updated: Sep 15, 2014, 09:13 AM IST
First win for Louis Van Gaal as Manchester United crush Queens Park Rangers

London: Manchester United recorded their first competitive victory in five games under new manager Louis van Gaal when they thrashed Queens Park Rangers 4-0 at Old Trafford on Sunday.

United dominated their newly-promoted opponents from the start and were 3-0 up at halftime with goals by Angel di Maria, Ander Herrera and Wayne Rooney.

Juan Mata added a fourth in the second half before making way for Colombian striker Radamel Falcao, who is on a season`s loan from Monaco, for the last 24 minutes.

Van Gaal had also given debuts to Dutch midfielder Danny Blind and Argentine defender Marcos Rojo.