Ghost writer Roddy Doyle and Roy Keane poses for photographs at the Aviva Stadium with the book: Roy Keane The Second Half. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Roy Keane on his options once he knew his career at Old Trafford was over. Real Madrid offered me a year and a half deal. Everton wanted me to go to t(...)

 Ross Barkley:  signed a four-year contract worth about €76,000 a week in July, a deal he was offered by the club as they sought to strengthen their bargaining position. Photograph: Dave Thompson/Getty Images
City target Everton’s Barkley
  • Soccer
  • September 23, 2014, 01:08

Ross Barkley is a target for Manchester City next summer with the champions valuing the midfielder at about €38 million and viewing him as among a sel(...)

Matt Lapinskas, Lloyd Daniels and Danielle Hope in ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’

We are just going in to Any Dream Will Do, one of the many hits from Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. “I closed my eyes . . . ” sings (...)

Manchester United manager David Moyes, right, recently reacted angrily when it was suggested by pundit Mark Lawrenson that Robin van Persie, left, had asked for a move, the manager branding it as nonsense. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Manchester United manager David Moyes insists stability and longevity are the magic ingredient for the most successful clubs.Amazingly, of England’s 9(...)

Manchester United manager David Moyes during the defeat to West Brom at the weekend.

David Moyes will be backed by the Glazer family in the January transfer window should he wish to spend heavily, with the Manchester United manager con(...)

Everton’s Marouane Fellaini (right) has been sold to Manchester United for €32.5m. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Manchester United ended the transfer window in farce and disappointment with the deal to sign Ander Herrera having failed after the club refused to pa(...)

Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge scores the only goal of the game as Liverpool beat Manchester United 1-0 at Anfield yesterday.

Bill Shankly’s name reverberated around Anfield before and after a fitting occasion to fall on the eve of what would have been his 100th birthday. The(...)

Manchester United manager David Moyes and Everton boss Roberto Matinez: disagree as to the combined worth of Leighton Baines and Marouane Fellaini. Photo:Michael Regan/Getty Images

David Moyes has claimed Everton’s manager, Roberto Martinez, is holding back the careers of Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines by not allowing them(...)

 Everton have turned down  a bid from Manchester United for left back Leighton Baines. Photograph:  Stuart MacFarlane/Getty Images

Everton have rejected Manchester United’s bid for Leighton Baines as they insist the defender is not for sale at any price.Former Toffees manager Davi(...)

Everton have called a press conference this afternoon at which it is expected Roberto Martinez will be unveiled as their new manager.  Photograph: Dave Howarth/PA

New Everton manager Roberto Martinez is ready to embrace the challenge of taking the club to the next level.The Spaniard has signed a four-year contra(...)