Daley Blind could follow Louis van Gaal to Manchester United if he continues to impress at the World Cup.

Blind, 23, impressed in the Dutch league for his club Ajax last season and is now showing Van Gaal he is international quality.

The left-back is the son of former Dutch international Danny – Van Gaal’s assistant – and would relish the chance to work with his national coach again at United.

An offer of about £12million could tempt Ajax to let him go.