Chelsea’s Gary Cahill is congratulated by teammates as he pauses on the ground with a bloody nose after scoring during the second half of an International Champions Cup soccer match in Washington. Photograph: Carolyn Kaster/AP

Chelsea striker Diego Costa and defender Gary Cahill will be fit to play against Arsenal in the Community Shield at Wembley on Sunday, manager Jose Mo(...)

Radamel Falcao’s family have confirmed his move to Chelsea. Photograph: Afp

Radamel Falcao has completed the formalities of his move to Chelsea and will link up with his new club on their pre-season tour of North America, acco(...)

 Radamel Falcao (left) could join Chelsea on loan next season. Photograph: EPA

DOMINIC FIFIELD Chelsea’s plans to redevelop Stamford Bridge into a 60,000-seat stadium could see them play their home matches elsewhere for at least (...)

Karim Benzema has  a glittering CV at club and international level,  and at 27 is at the peak of his powers. Photograph: JuanJo Martin/EPA

Karim Benzema is being monitored by Louis van Gaal, with the Real Madrid striker viewed by the manager as an answer to Manchester United’s goalscorin(...)

Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema has emerged as a target for Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal. Photograph: Afp

Karim Benzema is being monitored by Louis van Gaal, with the Real Madrid player viewed by the Manchester United manager as an answer to their goals(...)

Radamel Falcao never found his form at Manchester United and departs Old Trafford to return to Monaco today. Photo: Phil Noble/Reuters

Radamel Falcao thanked Manchester United supporters as he bade them farewell following his unsuccessful loan spell at Old Trafford.United thought they(...)

Radamel Falcao is set to leave Manchester United after an unsuccessful loan spell that has been hampered by injury. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Radamel Falcao has been told by Louis van Gaal he is not wanted at Manchester United next season, with the centre forward returning to Monaco followin(...)

Memphis Depay has flown to Manchester for a medical ahead of his €34.5 million move to Old Trafford. Photograph: Afp

Memphis Depay flew to Manchester on Monday to undergo his medical for his proposed £25m move to Manchester United, with the club hoping to announce th(...)

Wayne Rooney doesn’t give the impression he cherishes anybody’s shade. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Quite apart from the jaw-dropping audacity of the goal, and the electric charge it gave the World Cup on day two in Brazil last summer as the Netherl(...)

Chris Smalling is mobbed by his Manchester United team mates after he scored United’s fourth in their 4-2 win over Manchester City. Photograph: Afp

Manchester United 4 Manchester City 2These are the moments when it is starting to feel like English football might be getting the old Manchester Unite(...)