Rafael Benitez and Jose Mourinho: “I think she needs to occupy her time, and if she takes care of her husband’s diet she will have less time to speak about me,” said Mourinho.   Photo: Gareth Copley/PA

Jose Mourinho has hit back at Rafael Benitez’s wife – with a remarkable jibe about his rival manager’s weight. Mourinho found time following hi(...)

Sergio Ramos wants to depart Madrid for Old Trafford, but has two years left on his contract. Nick Potts/PA Wire.

JAMIE JACKSON Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez and chief executive José Ángel Sánchez will hold talks with Sergio Ramos in China this weekend. T(...)

Memphis Depay of Manchester United is congratulated by teammate Wayne Rooney after scoring against the San Jose Earthquakes during the first half of their International Champions Cup match. Photograph: Stephen Lam/Getty Images

Memphis Depay is sure Louis van Gaal will help him realise his dream of becoming a footballing “legend”. Van Gaal stole a march on his rivals in May w(...)

 David De Gea won’t be allowed to force a move from Manchester United to Real Madrid. Photograph: PA

Manchester United will not allow David de Gea to force through a transfer to Real Madrid this summer and if necessary will hold the goalkeeper to his (...)

 Slaven Bilic has been named as the new West Ham manager on a three-year deal. Photo:   Tolga Bozoglu/EPA

West Ham have confirmed Slaven Bilic as their new manager to replace Sam Allardyce on a three-year deal. The former defender spent 18 months as a pla(...)

James Milner is set to join Liverpool on a free transfer. Photograph: Getty

Liverpool hope to agree the free transfer of James Milner this week with the England international poised to reject Champions League football with Man(...)

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(...)

Carlo Ancelotti is expected to be fired by Real Madrid this week, with the Italian to take a year out in order to have an operation on his back. Photograph: Afp

West Ham United’s faint hopes of convincing Carlo Ancelotti to be their new manager appear to have been dashed after the Italian, who is expected to b(...)

Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk’s supporters run onto the pitch to celebrate the victory over Napoli in the Europa League semi-final second leg match at the Olympic stadium in Kiev. Photo: Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters

Dnipro 1 Napoli 0Dnipro advanced to their first European final after Yevhen Seleznyov’s second-half header gave them a 2-1 aggregate win over Napoli i(...)