AS Roma’s Francesco Totti celebrates scoring a goal against Manchester City during their Champions League  match at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

Roma captain broke English scoring duck and Champions League record at the Etihad(...)

Patrick O’Connell (centre) sits on the bench during his time with Barcelona. He lead an exhibition tour to Mexico in 1937 which helped save the club.   Photograph: FCB

(...) unusually large amount of money had been placed on United winning 2-0 at 7-1. The English FA opened an(...)

Injured   Ander Herrera of Manchester United is consoled by team-mate Juan Mata of Manchester United after being substituted against West Ham United at Old Trafford. Photograph:  Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Ander Herrera has added to Louis van Gaal’s injury woes after it was revealed he had suffered a fractured rib in Saturday’s win over West Ham.Manches(...)

Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil (right) has a laugh alongside Jack Wilshere (left) and Tomas Rosicky (centre) during a training session at London Colney, Hertfordshire.  Photograph: John Walton/PA Wire.

Arsenal will be without midfielder Aaron Ramsey (hamstring) and captain Mikel Arteta (calf) for tomorrow night’s Champions League Group D match aga(...)

 Everton’s Seamus Coleman (left) in action against  VfL Wolfsburg’s Kevin De Bruyne may not play this Thursday. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Everton manager Roberto Martinezare will assess whether Republic of Ireland international Séamus Coleman, Sylvain Distin and Steven Pienaar will be(...)

 Newcastle boss Alan Pardew. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

(...) a grounding in English football, but later admitted that home-grown players had come at a(...)

Manchester United’s Robin van Persie celebrates after scoring a goal against West Ham United. He believes that United’s strikers can instil fear in the opposition. Photograph:  Darren Staples/Rueters

Robin van Persie believes Manchester United’s formidable attacking force will instil fear into their rivals.United boss Louis van Gaal has added Rada(...)

Charlie Adam of Stoke City battles for the ball with Fabricio Coloccini of Newcastle United at Britannia Stadium. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

Stoke City 1 Newcastle United 0 At least we can now find out whether Mike Ashley was joking or not when he said that Alan Pardew was “finishe(...)

Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey lies injured during the Barclays Premier League match against Tottenham at Emirates Stadium. Photograph:  Daniel Hambury/PA Wire

Arsenal are resigned to being without Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey for at least a month after scans confirmed the extent of his hamstring injury, but(...)

Wayne Rooney  receives a straight red card from referee Lee Mason after a foul on Stewart Downing during Saturday’s match between Manchester United and West Ham at Old Trafford. Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Manchester United 2 West Ham 1 Wayne Rooney will not appeal against the red card he received in Manchester United’s 2-1 defeat of West Ham United at O(...)