Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez celebrates scoring his side’s third goal against Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium. Photo: Getty Images

Arsenal 3 (Sanchez 6’, 19’, Ozil 7’) Manchester United 0 Alexis Sanchez’s stunning first-half brace helped Arsenal blow away Manchester United (...)

Chris Smalling stretches to steer home Manchester United’s winner against  VfL Wolfsburg at Old Trafford. Photo: Lee Smith/Reuters I

GROUP B: MANCHESTER UNITED 2 (Mata 34pen, Smalling 53) VFL WOLFSBURG 1 (Caligiuri 4) For a while, Manchester United briefly threatened to add(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal smiles during a press conference ahead of Wolfsburg’s visit to  Old Trafford. Photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP/Getty Images

There was a moment as Louis van Gaal held court with Bastian Schweinsteiger, contemplating what it would need to add another Champions League to th(...)

Memphis Depay celebrates scoring Manchester United’s first goal Photograph: Andrew YatesReuters

Wayne Rooney ended his 11-match goal drought as Manchester United climbed to the top of the Barclays Premier League for the first time in over two yea(...)

Manchester United striker Anthony Martial scores the first goal of his two goals in the Premier League clash against Southampton at St Mary’s. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters/Livepic

Southampton 2 Manchester United 3 At the beginning and end United were a mess – but the result was determined by what happened in between those two sp(...)

Louis van Gaal manager of Manchester United waves to the travelling fans after victory in the Barclays Premier League match against Southampton. Photograph: Tony Marshall/Getty Images

Louis van Gaal hailed “the confirmation of our philosophy” after Manchester United came from behind to beat Southampton thanks to two goals from Antho(...)

Manchester United’s Luke Shaw grimaces in pain after being injured during the Champions League Group B  match against PSV Eindhoven at Philips Stadium. Photograph: Peter Dejong/AP Photo

Luke Shaw was still in tears yesterday as he began his recovery from a double leg break that left his former manager Mauricio Pochettino “sick”. Shaw (...)

Wayne Rooney has been ruled out of Manchester United’s Champions League opener. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA

Manchester United have confirmed that captain Wayne Rooney will miss Tuesday’s Champions League game against PSV. United fly out to Holland on Monday (...)

Anthony Martial opens his Manchester United goalscoring account as he beats Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet. Photograph:  Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

In his comments on Anthony Martial, Michael Carrick strengthened the sense of what strange times these are at Manchester United. Martial made an ex(...)

David de Gea has signed a new four-year deal with Manchester United. Photograph: PA

David De Gea has performed a dramatic U-turn by signing a four-year contract at Manchester United, the goalkeeper doing so after accepting Real Madrid(...)