Rafael da Silva revealed that he was told he could leave Manchester United
Raphael was sold to the Liver 1 Leone organization by Van Gaal in 2015,
a year after his appointment at Old Trafford.
About three years after his departure,
Rafael de Brasil lifted the cover of his brief relationship with Van Gaal in Manchester.
Rafael. told ESPN: "When it was announced that Van Cheek was finishing, four or five people,
He told me what happened with Rivaldo [who fought with Van Gaal] in Barcelona, but I did not believe it.
"In my first season, Van Gaal quoted me to his office and said,
'You can leave.' The meeting lasted a minute, this was: 'You can go.'
It takes time to leave, but when I was desperate to leave,
and, It saddens me because I liked everything about Manchester United.
Rafael da Silva lifted the lid on his brief relationship with former Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal.
"Van Gaal wrote me to say: 'You know how football is.' I could not believe him,
he did not talk to me and then I asked him to wish me in. I said," Thank you. "I was polite, but I was angry.
Rafael said: "Van Cheek is not a bad trainer, but I did not like his character."
One day, I was waiting for him to eat the canteen, Van Gaal used to talk to us after eating every day.
after three or four seconds, he touched my head and said, "You are my honor." Why not?
"I got up and said: 'I always respect you, I never said anything that was insulting to you' I am a patient man,
but I got angry when I did not do anything wrong Antonio [Valencia] told me later:
"I love Manchester United, but I was so desperate to leave the United States,
only one person did this because I liked everything about this place, I could not handle it anymore."