Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has responded to Paul Scholes’ claim that he doesn’t take risks. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters

Louis van Gaal is unconcerned by Paul Scholes’ criticism of Manchester United for “lacking creativity”, citing the nursery rhyme: “Sticks and stones c(...)

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 (...)

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea, pictured with teammate Juan Mata, has opened contract talks with the club. Photograph: EPA

David de Gea could be on the verge of an amazing about-turn after his agent, Jorge Mendes, arrived at Manchester United’s training ground reportedly t(...)

The proposed deal that would see David de Gea move from Manchester United to Real Madrid has fallen through at the last minute after the neccessary paperwork was not lodged to La Liga in time. Photo: Peter Byrne/PA Wire.

Real Madrid have defended their conduct over the failed bid to sign David de Gea and accused Manchester United of holding up the deal. However, the Sp(...)

Manchester United’s Marouane Fellaini: “In the past I played number 10 and number nine sometimes when I had to help the team,“ he said. “It’s not important where I play, it’s important to win the game.

Louis van Gaal will use Marouane Fellaini as a striker this season and the Manchester United manager believes the erstwhile midfielder can be dange(...)

Barcelona’s Neymar is reportedly open to a move to Manchester United. Photograph: Reuters

Neymar is open to moving to Manchester United from Barcelona, though there is a recognition the transfer is unlikely to occur before the current windo(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has denied there is any rift between him and executive vice chairman Ed Woodward: Photograph: Getty

Louis van Gaal has insisted there is no rift between himself and Ed Woodward, with the executive vice-chairman having been questioned following Thursd(...)

 Pedro Rodriguez: won three Champions League titles and five La Liga titles in a glorious spell at the Camp Nou.  Photograph:   AFP/Getty

José Mourinho has been granted his wish of a grand statement signing, with Chelsea confirming yesterday afternoon they had completed the capture of P(...)

Chelsea have all but sealed a €30 million deal with Barcelona to sign winger Pedro, beating Manchester United to get the Spain internatonal. Photograph: Getty Images

Chelsea have completed the signing of Barcelona forward Pedro in a deal believed to be worth €30million. The Premier League champions stepped in to s(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal during training in Manchester on Monday. Photograph: Reuters/Jason Cairnduff

The pressure Louis van Gaal is feeling as Manchester United re-enter the Champions League after a 20-month hiatus showed when Adnan Januzaj was asked (...)