Diego Costa’s injury time goal snatched a point for Chelsea against Manchester United at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: AFP

Chelsea 1 Manchester United 1 This should have been the afternoon Manchester United breathed new life into their pursuit of the top four. Becoming th(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal:  “You have to be happy as a Manchester United fan that we are in next round and we have won the last two games.” Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA

Louis van Gaal thinks Manchester United fans should be happy with their team’s recent form and suggested that traffic around Old Trafford – rather tha(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal believes supporters should be happy because his side have won two games in a row. Photograph: PA

Louis van Gaal thinks Manchester United fans should be happy their team are through to the fourth round of the FA Cup and suggested that traffic aroun(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal after his side’s 2-0 English Premier League defeat to Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium on St Stephen’s Day. Photograph: Paul Ellis/Getty Images.

Louis van Gaal says he is still capable of lifting his Manchester United players but knows that defeat against Chelsea tonight at Old Trafford will l(...)

Bournemouth striker Joshua King celebrates scoring his team’s second goal during the  Premier League  match against  Manchester United at the Vitality Stadium. Photograph: Ian Kington/AFP/Getty Images

Bournemouth 2 Manchester United 1 Louis van Gaal has challenged Manchester United to win their next three matches to sustain their Premier League tit(...)

Manchester United’s Bastian Schweinsteiger and West Ham’s Alex Song battle for possession during the game at Old Trafford. Photograph: Lee Smith/Reuters.

A manager with a famous philosophy was sounding unusually philosophical. “I’m not God,” said Louis van Gaal in a rare instance of him accepting there(...)

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney and manager Louis van Gaal speak during squad training. Photograph: Carl Recine/Reuters

Louis van Gaal has given Luke Shaw a few days off to aid his recovery from the broken leg he suffered in Manchester United’s opening Champions Leagu(...)

 Anthony Martial (right) with Andreas Pereira, Chris Smalling and Jesse Lingard  during a Manchester United  training session at  Carrington ahead of the Champions League game with PSV Eindhoven on Wednesday. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Wayne Rooney, Anthony Martial and Marouane Fellaini are available for Manchester United’s Champions League match against PSV Eindhoven at Old Trafford(...)

Wayne Rooney has returned to training ahead of Manchester United’s Champions League fixture against PSV on Wednesday. Photograph: PA

Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial have returned to training ahead of Manchester United’s Champions League match against PSV. Rooney and Martial missed(...)

Watford’s Troy Deeney ends up in the net with the ball as his own goal gave United victory. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP

Alex Ferguson often said Manchester United liked to make life hard for themselves. They have mostly just been hard to watch during Louis van Gaal’s s(...)