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Van Gaal to get healthy budget

Manchester United boss Louis Van Gaal will be given a healthy war chest to mount a challenge for the Premier League title this season according to executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward.

The newly-appointed Red Devils boss is currently with the squad on their tour of the United States, while plans are being made to further strengthen the squad.

Left-back Luke Shaw and midfielder Ander Herrera have already been brought in but United are expected to add more quality to a side which finished outside the top four in the Premier League last term.

Woodward has insisted Van Gaal will be backed up to the hilt to bring success to Old Trafford in the upcoming campaign.

He said: "There is no budget, there is money. We are in a very strong financial

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