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 (...)

 Alvaro Morata equalises for Juventus in the Champions League semi-final second leg at  Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. Photo:  Paul Hanna/Reuters

Massimo Allegri had warned his team would face “95 long and interminable minutes” at the Santiago Bernabéu, and so it proved. But the reward at the en(...)

Polish fans set off flares before the Group D qualifier against the Republic of Ireland  at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Both the Republic of Ireland and Poland face Uefa charges arising out of Sunday night’s Group D Euro 2016 qualifier at the Aviva Stadium.Martin O’Neil(...)

Switzerland’s goalkeeper Diego Benaglio fails to save a shot from Argentina’s Angel Di Maria as he scores the winning goal in the second half of extra-time in the World Cup Round of 16  in Sao Paulo. Photograph: Paul Hanna/Reuters

Argentina 1 Switzerland 0 (aet, 0-0 after 90 mins)If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, try again. And then perhaps try once more. In the end, if y(...)

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has apologised for his controversial attack on referee Jonas Eriksson after his side’s loss to Barcelona. Photograph:  Darren Staples/Reuters

Manuel Pellegrini’s apology for his outburst over referee Jonas Eriksson has not spared him a Uefa disciplinary charge. The European go(...)

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini could face action from Uefa over his comments following their 2-0 Champions League defeat to Barcelon(...)

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini: could be facing a touchline ban at the Camp Nou following his comments about the referee following the first leg defeat to Barcelona at the Etihad Stadium. Photo: Darren Staples/Reuters

Samir Nasri has claimed Manchester City can still knock Barcelona out of the Champions League in next month’s second leg of their las(...)

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini (right) remonstrates with the fourth official during the Uefa Champions League round of sixteen first leg defeat to Barcelona. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Manuel Pellegrini could be charged by Uefa for his outburst against the referee Jonas Eriksson, with the governing body waiting for the report from(...)