Johannesburg, Dec. 27 :  Manchester United embattled manager Louis van Gaal has revealed that he could quit by himself after his side crashed to a fourth straight defeat, following a 2-0 loss to Stoke City in their Premier League clash. (Also Read: Bastian Schweinsteiger issues stinging rebuke to Manchester United critics) Also Read - Europa League: Bruno Fernandes Stars as Manchester United Thrash Real Sociedad 4-0

The Dutchman manager said he could choose to relinquish his position before he is pushed, but refused to confirm or deny whether he has received assurances from the United board, Sport24 reported. In a dramatic turnaround, United have slumped to sixth in the league standings after suffering three consecutive defeats besides being eliminated from the Champions League at Wolfsburg earlier this month. Also Read - Sevilla vs Dortmund: 'We Need You' - Twitter Ablaze as Fans Plead With Erling Haaland to Join Their Teams

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