Malcolm Glazer  pictured at the Super Bowl in 2003 Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Manchester United owner Malcolm Glazer has died, his NFL franchise the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have announced. Glazer controversially became owner of Man(...)

The New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger Jr, center, and Jill Abramson, right, who was sacked as editor of the New York Times last week, celebrate the four Pulitzers won by The Times in 2013. File photograph: Ruth Fremson/The New York Times

When you get fired, the most important thing is to put it swiftly behind you. That is going to be quite hard for Jill Abramson, who was sacked as edit(...)

David Moyes: Disastrous reign at Manchester United. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

Manchester United’s travails may be exercising fans but investors appear remarkably nonchalant – shares last week nearing all-time highs. This (...)

 Alex Ferguson and David Moyes: Ferguson’s “hairdryer treatment” became the stuff of legend, whereas Moyes’s interest in management theory was seen by some as a sign of weakness rather than evidence of an inquiring mind. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA

The most poignant detail in the fall of David Moyes concerned his reading matter on the flight back home from his team’s Champions League defea(...)

David Moyes today paid the price for a woeful first season in charge of Manchester United as he was sacked as manager. Photograph: Phil Noble/Files/Reuters

David Moyes today paid the price for a woeful first season in charge of Manchester United as he was sacked as manager. Here are 10 of th(...)

The tweet from Manchester United confirming the departure of manager David Moyes at 8.30am has been retweeted almost 50,000 times.  Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Files /Reuters

The tweet from Manchester United confirming the departure of manager David Moyes at 8.30am has been retweeted almost 60,000 times. Afte(...)

Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson

Sir Alex Ferguson has transferred from the English Premier League to the American Ivy League with a new job at Harvard Business School. (...)

Liverpool’s reputation for high unemployment is only partly deserved – Merseyside as a whole has an unemployment rate of 9.3 per cent, well below some other peripheral regions of Europe. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Soccer spectators are not known for their sensitivity or compassion. Manchester United fans often bait visiting Liverpool supporters with a version of(...)

Nobody called Manchester United a brand in 1986. In his first game in charge, Alex Ferguson lost 2-0. His opponents were the plaything of a wea(...)

Twitter reaction to the announcement of Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson’s retirement was at its busiest at 9.34am yesterday, 17 minutes after the soccer club tweeted the news. Photograph: Reuters/Phil Noble

Reaction to the announcement by Manchester United that Alex Ferguson is to retire as manager of the soccer club dominated social media yesterday(...)