Daley Blind celebrates with Juan Mata and team mates as he scores their second goal at iPro Stadium. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Derby County 1 Manchester United 3 For the moment Louis van Gaal and Manchester United can kick back and enjoy life. They are through to the FA Cup f(...)

Stoke manager Mark Hughes. Photograph: Carl Recine/Reuters

Chelsea’s initial discussions aimed at securing a permanent successor to José Mourinho have led them to consider the credentials of Mark Hughes as ma(...)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp during his side’s match against Manchester United at Anfield. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

It had been a busy week for the players of Manchester United as they dutifully fulfilled their obligations to club sponsor Twentieth Century Fox by pl(...)

Manchester United’s David De Gea celebrates at full time with Juan Mata, Matteo Darmian, Wayne Rooney and teammates. Photograph: Carl Recine/Reuters

Liverpool 0 Manchester United 1 For 78 minutes the Manchester United supporters had been bored rigid at Anfield yet they were left celebrating long(...)

Louis van Gaal said Manchester United only have themselves to blame for their 3-3 draw away at Newcastle. Photograph: Getty

It was a case of one step forward and two steps back for Manchester United and Louis van Gaal as they cast off their recent “boring” image on Tyneside(...)

Newcastle United left back Paul Dummett scores the late equaliser in the Premier League game against Manchester United at   St James’ Park. Photograph: Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Newcastle United 3 Manchester United 3 There were moments when he looked slightly smug. At other times he seemed deeply frustrated and, occasionally,(...)

Manchester United are without a win at six after they were beaten 2-1 by Norwich City at Old Trafford. Photograph: Reuters

Manchester United 1 Norwich City 2 Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal faced the ire of fans as Norwich increased the under-fire Dutchman’s woes (...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal would expect himself to be making progress after this amount of time, work and expense. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Bongarts/Getty Images

In the run-up to Tuesday night in Wolfsburg, it was noted that Manchester United’s previous nine matches had yielded eight goals. That’s eight in tota(...)

Louis van Gaal’s decision to remove Juan Mata in favour of Nick Powell during Manchester United’s defeat to Wolfsburg attracted criticism and confusion. Photograph: Reuters

For Manchester United, it might be that the embarrassment really starts to sting their cheeks when the Europa League draw comes around on Monday. They(...)

Manchester United’s Marcos Rojo has been forced to undergo surgery on his left shoulder. Photograph: Reuters

Manchester United’s problems deepened on Wednesday when Marcos Rojo confirmed he has had to undergo surgery on his left shoulder. Louis van Gaal’s pa(...)