Louis Van Gaal’s new idea on penalties

Louis Van Gaal wants to innovate the training on the criminal sanctions of his selection from the Netherlands for the next World Cup in Qatar. While we know the importance of this session which puts the nerves of all football fans to the test, the former Manchester United coach would have hired Peter Murphy, a former volleyball player and coach, according to Mark. It will aim to improve the execution of the shots but also the position and the stops of the goalkeepers during the penal sanctions therefore. Murphy will also be responsible for preparing potential shooters to “embarrass” their opponent. When you know to what extent this is played out in the mind, you immediately understand better the interest of this approach.

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If this is authorized, Louis Van Gaal has also declared that he would choose four goalkeepers from his team of 26 players for the World Cup: “I am not sure yet because FIFA has not given us clarity on this question, but I think it makes sense to do so. Already at the 2014 World Cup, the Dutch coach surprised many observers with a brilliant decision. The coach of the Dutch national team had changed, at the last minute of extra time, the starting goalkeeper for his replacement so that the latter would take charge of the penalty shoot-out, an almost unprecedented choice in official meetings. Krul entered the field in place of Cillessen, who had not played a single minute of the tournament. For the success that we know, the Netherlands having qualified for the semi-finals in Brazil.

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