Rafael da Silva is on the verge of joining Lyon from Manchester United. Photograph: Getty

Lyon are closing in on the signing of Brazilian right-back Rafael from Manchester United. The defender was told he could leave United earlier this su(...)

Angel di Maria will have a medical with Paris St Germain over the next 24 hours after Manchester United agreed to sell the midfielder to the French club for €63 million. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

Angel di Maria has arrived in Doha for his medical with Paris St Germain. The Argentina international touched down in Qatar late on Sunday night and (...)

 Angel di Maria will have a medical with Paris St Germain over the next 24 hours after Manchester United agreed to sell the midfielder to the French club for €63 million. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA

Angel di Maria looks set to have a medical with Paris St Germain over the next 24 hours after Manchester United agreed to sell the midfielder to the F(...)

Manchester United target Sergio Ramos in action for Real Madrid against AC Milan in Shanghai yesterday, a match which Real won 10-9 on penalties. Any move by the Spanish club for United goalkeeper David de Gea depends on Ramos going in the opposite direction. Photograph: Aly Song/Reuters

Paris Saint-Germain are hopeful of finalising a deal this weekend to buy Ángel Di María from Manchester United for a fee of around £40 million (€57m)(...)

Louis van Gaal has admitted the speculation over the future of goalkeeper David de Gea is unfavourable. Photograph: Getty

Louis van Gaal has admitted the uncertainty over the future of David de Gea is far from ideal for Manchester United, the goalkeeper and his suitors Re(...)

Michael Carrick of Manchester United protects the ball from Sergio Busquets of FC Barcelona during an International Champions Cup match at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California on Saturday. Photo: Josh Edelson/Getty Images

Michael Carrick has no qualms about fighting Bastian Schweinsteiger and Moran Schneiderlin for a place in the Manchester United first team this season(...)

Angel di Maria failed to board his flight to the United States and therefore did not join Manchester United’s pre-season tour party on Saturday, Louis van Gaal has revealed. Photo:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain are in advanced negotiations for Angel Di Maria, with the French club having offered €40m to buy the 27-year(...)

Roy Keane at the launch of the SSE Airtricity Under-17 National League at FAI Headquarters in Abbotstown yesterday. Keane called for more Irish players to be playing at top level. Photo: Donall Farmer/INPHO
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  • July 28, 2015, 08:07

Jim McGuinness: Cork the victims of a flawed competition format In today’s paper the former Donegal manager poses the question why the All-Irel(...)

Manchester United have completed the signing of Argentinian goalkeeper Sergio Romero after he was released by Sampdoria. The signing comes amid the rumours that David de Gea is set to sign for Real Madrid. Photo: Mike Egerton/PA Wire.

Manchester United have bolstered their goalkeeping options with the signing of Argentina international Sergio Romero on a free transfer. The 28-year-o(...)

 Angel di Maria failed to board his flight to the United States and therefore did not join Manchester United’s pre-season tour party on Saturday, Louis van Gaal has revealed.  Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Zlatan Ibrahimovich believes Angel Di Maria can help Paris Saint-Germain realise their dream of winning the Champions League and has urged the Argenti(...)