Alex Ferguson has praised Louis van Gaal, Michael Carrick and Jose Mourinho. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Alex Ferguson has backed Louis van Gaal to turn Manchester United into world-beaters again.Van Gaal was handed the task of bringing the glory days bac(...)

Manchester United’s Radamel Falcao celebrates scoring his side’s  equalising goal in  the  Premier League match against Aston Villa at Villa Park. Photograph:  Nick Potts/PA

Aston Villa 1 Manchester United 1Radamel Falcao clinched a 1-1 draw for Manchester United as 10-man Aston Villa ended their winning run.The Colombian (...)

Manchester United’s Robin Van Persie (centre) celebrates scoring his side’s third goal against Liverpool on Sunday with teammates Juan Mata (left) and Wayne Rooney (right)   at Old Trafford.  Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Wayne Rooney has told his Manchester United team to believe they can win the Premier League title, with the captain citing the experience of previous (...)

 Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers during the 3-0 Barclays Premier League defeat to   Manchester United   at Old Trafford.  Photogreaph:  Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Louis van Gaal came to England with the reputation of a man with an inflated opinion of himself. When Ajax hired him in 1991, the trophyless 39-year-o(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal:  “I think the most important match is always the next match. We have won six matches in a row which is fantastic.” Phil Noble/Reuters

Louis van Gaal believes Manchester United are fighting their way into the title race after securing a sixth consecutive Premier League victory with t(...)

  Juan Mata heads home Manchester United’s second goal in the Premier League game against Liverpool at Old Trafford. Photograph: Peter Powell/ETA

Manchester United 3 Liverpool 0The indignities for Liverpool started with the banner “24 Years and Counting” that was unveiled in the old Scoreboard E(...)

Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has been told there will be no limit on summer spending as he looks to bring in reinforcements in central defence, central midfield, at full back, on the wings and up front

Manchester United are planning another summer transfer splurge after this year’s £150m spend, with Real Madrid being viewed as the model for a strateg(...)

Manchester United’s Marouane Fellaini celebrates scoring the opening goal  against Stoke City at Old Trafford. Photograph: Peter Powell / EPA

Manchester United 2 Stoke City 1Manchester United are beginning to resemble the juggernaut of old. This was a fourth consecutive league win under Lou(...)

“But I have so many injured players and it is unbelievably difficult to create consistency in the team.”

Manchester United’s youthful and much-maligned defence stood firm to inspire their team to a 2-1 victory at Arsenal in the Premier League on Saturday,(...)

Manchester City’s Sergio Agüero fires home a goal during the Premier League match against Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Manchester City 1 Manchester United 0It was a derby that left Manchester United a long way back in Manchester City’s wing-mirrors and, in the worst mo(...)