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(...)

Manchester United have agreed a deal for French midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin. Photograph: PA

Manchester United have agreed a deal worth an initial £24m with Southampton for the France midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin as Louis van Gaal’s signific(...)

Robin van Persie is on the verge of completing a move to join Turkish side Fenerbahçe. Photograph: Getty

The Manchester United striker Robin Van Persie is edging closer to a move to Fenerbahce after reaching an agreement in principle with the Super Lig si(...)

Michael Carrick will not play for Manchester United again this season while a number of Louis van Gaal’s players are also struggling with illness. Photo: Jon Buckle/PA

Michael Carrick will not play again for Manchester United this season because of a calf injury.In his press conference today Louis van Gaal also said (...)

Wayne Rooney is expected to be available for Manchester United’s match against West Brom on Saturday.  Photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP

Louis van Gaal has claimed that last summer’s preseason tour of America is a prime factor in Manchester United trailing Chelsea in the league.His team(...)

Michael Carrick limped off injured during Manchester United’s 4-2 win over Manchester City and will miss Saturday’s trip to Chelsea. Photograph: Getty

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal will have to reshuffle his defence for Saturday’s game at Chelsea after he revealed four of his first-team sq(...)

 Andros Townsend scores  England’s equaliser past Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon during the friendly international     at the Juventus Stadium  in Turin. Photograph: Claudio Villa/Getty Images

Italy 1 England 1As Gary Lineker volunteered a few minutes in, let’s hope Harry Kane can come out of this scoring slump. England’s new striker found i(...)

Harry Kane heads home England’s fourth goal after just 80 seconds on the pitch in the Euro 2016 Group E game against Lithuania at Wembley Stadium. Photograph:  Carl Recine/Action Images/Reuters/Livepic

England 4 Lithuania 0Presumably, Harry Kane knows international football is not always this easy. The crowd were kept waiting to see England’s man-of-(...)

Manchester United’s Michael Carrick has signed a contract extension. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA

Michael Carrick has signed a one-year contract extension at Manchester United. Carrick has been one of Louis van Gaal’s best players since he returned(...)

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney applauds the fans after the match against Tottenham Hotspur  at Old Trafford, Manchester.  Photograph: Jon Buckle/PA Wire.

Manchester United defeated Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 with a dominant display that enhanced their Champions League qualification hopes and dealt a serio(...)