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Ex-Man Utd Star: I Didn't Give A F*ck About The No.7

A former Manchester United star admits he didn't care about the famous number seven jersey at the club.

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The number seven jersey holds a lot of weight at Old Trafford due to the likes of George Best, David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo but that hasn't been the case in recent years.

Angel di Maria was given the number seven jersey when he signed from Real Madrid in 2016, but he only lasted one season at the club after a tough time with Louis van Gaal.

"I didn't give a f*ck about the Manchester United No. 7, at first they talked to me a lot about it, it was just a shirt," Di Maria told TyC Sports.

"My problem at Manchester was the coach. Van Gaal was the worst of my career. I would score, assist, and the next day he would show me my misplaced passes. He displaced me from one day to the other, he didn't like players being more than him."

"Mourinho is insane, with me he was always a good guy. He fought with anyone though, he didn't give a f*ck. One time he fought with [Cristiano] Ronaldo telling him he didn't run, that everyone ran for him."

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