Wayne Rooney scored form the spot as Manchester United beat Sunderland 2-0 at Old Trafford. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Manchester United 2 Sunderland 0Wayne Rooney scored his first league goals in over two months to give Manchester United a 2-0 victory over 10-man Sund(...)

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea has dismissed speculation he has fallen out with manager Louis van Gaal. Photograph: Rebecca Naden/Reuters/Livepic

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea has dismissed speculation he has fallen out with manager Louis van Gaal.One report in Spain this week claime(...)

Manchester United’s Dutch striker Robin van Persie reacts off the pitch after a tackle during the English Premier League football match between Swansea and Manchester United at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea. Photograph: Justin Tallis/Inpho

Robin van Persie left the Liberty Stadium on crutches as Louis van Gaal branded Manchester United’s defeat at Swansea as “amazing”.Dutch striker Van P(...)

Manchester United slumped to just their second defeat in 20 matches after they were beaten 2-1 by Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Swansea City 2 Manchester United 1Swansea completed their first-ever league double over Manchester United to dent the Red Devils’ hopes of finishing i(...)

 Daley Blind of Manchester United celebrates after scoring an injury-time equaliser aganist West Ham at the  Boleyn Ground. Photograph:  Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

West Ham United 1 Manchester United 1An injury-time strike from Daley Blind earned Manchester United a point that they scarcely deserved. The visitors(...)

Radamel Falcao celebrates putting Manchester United two goals up in their 3-1 win over Leicester City at Old Trafford. (Photograph: Reuters/Darren Staples)

Manchester United 3 Leicester City 1 Robin van Persie ended his dry spell with a spectacular finish that propelled Manchester United to a comfortable (...)

Louis van Gaal admitted that the decision not to include Radamel Falcao in his squad was a tactical one as Manchester United drew a blank against Southampton. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA Wire.

Radamel Falcao’s future at Manchester United is in doubt alongside several senior players whose contracts expire in 18 months, with David de Gea, Rob(...)

 Dusan Tadic of Southampton celebrates scoring the winner against  Manchester United   at Old Trafford. Photograph:  Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Manchester United 0 Southampton 1The last time Southampton won a league match at this ground was in 1988, when Colin Clarke scored both the goals. But(...)

Manchester United have announced the signing of former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes on an initial 18-month contract. Photograph:  Nigel French/PA

Manchester United have completed the signing of former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes on a free transfer.Valdes has been training at United since (...)

Former Barcelona ’keeper Victor Valdes is set to join Manchester United on an 18 month deal. (Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire)

Manchester United are set to announce the signing of former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes on an 18-month contract.Valdes has been a free agent si(...)