The Netherlands side performed really well in the 2014 world cup and finished 3rd. Georginio Wijnaldum was a big part of the team. Being injured for 7 months and then starting for Netherlands in the world cup; He says that Van Gaal helped him gain his confidence back and would love to work with him in the future.
He said “I am happy at PSV but I am a player with a lot of ambition. I want to play in a stronger league than the Eredivisie.With my quality I feel I can bring a lot to a team that I will join. I want to show it in the big leagues; England, Italy, Spain, Germany and France. Of course I would like to work with him again [Van Gaal]. He is a good trainer, and makes players better. I work really fine with him and he is a great man.He gave me a chance and opportunity to play in a World Cup after seven months out injured, and I am thankful for that. He helped me get my confidence back.”
He has scored so far goals and has 3 assists to his name for PSV. He is keen to move to a bigger league next season and who knows he might end up at Old Trafford.
Watch his skills (courtesy of ScoutNation)