United’s Dutch boss (right) signed a £5m-a-year deal when he succeeded David Moyes last summer. But the Daily Star Sunday understands Van Gaal, 63, will also pocket a bonus for restoring United to the European stage. The 20-time league champions missed out on even the Europa League when they finished seventh under Moyes. But they are on course for a top-four finish under Van Gaal – and Champions League qualification.