Danny Welbeck  during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on Saturday. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Arsenal’s signing of Danny Welbeck from Manchester United was a curious example of a deal that seemed to leave both sides disappointed. Arsène Wenger’(...)

 Dutch legend Johan Cruyff  during the annual Open Day of the Johan Cruyff Foundation at the Olympic Stadium in AmsterdamPhotograph: Koen van Weel / EPA

Johan Cruyff has come home to Amsterdam and, on a cloudy day in the old city where he was born, grew up and made his professional debut for Ajax 50 ye(...)

New Manchester United signings Radamel Falcao (left) and Daley Blind (right) pose with manager Louis Van Gaal   at Old Trafford. Photograph: Phil Noble / Reuters

Radamel Falcao has played down fears that his latest knee injury could hamper his career at Manchester United. Speaking to the press for the first tim(...)

Robin van Persie has told Radamel Falcao he should not expect to walk straight into the Manchester United first team. Photograph: Sebastien Nogier/EPA

Robin van Persie has told Radamel Falcao he should not expect to walk straight into the Manchester United first team.United pulled off the most eye-ca(...)

  Radamel Falcao signed for Man Utd on a season long loan. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire.

Radamel Falcao finally sealed a £6m season-long loan move to Manchester United at 1.30am this morning, in the transfer window’s most eye-catching deal(...)

Radamel Falcao: flew into Manchester Monday night to seal a €7.5m season-long loan move to Manchester United.

Radamel Falcao flew into Manchester last night to seal a €7.5m season-long loan move to Manchester United in transfer deadline day’s headline move. W(...)

 Angel di Maria of Manchester United shoots past Dean Marney of Burnley during the Premier League match  at Turf Moor. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Burnley 0 Manchester United 0Louis van Gaal’s problems mounted at Turf Moor as Angel di Maria hobbled off injured in Manchester United’s uninspiring 0(...)

Burnley host Chelsea in a Division One game  from Turf Moor, Burnley circa 1965. The club have been playing on this piece of land since February 1883. Photograph: Bob Thomas/Getty

Angel Di Maria’s last appearance for Real Madrid came in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup against neighbours Atletico almost a fortnight ago. Th(...)

Jack Rodwell of Sunderland celebrates scoring the equaliser against Manchester United at Stadium of Light. Photograph:  Michael Regan/Getty Images

Sunderland 1 Manchester United 1 The crest on the shirt is still the same. The songs go to the same tune and in the closing moments, hunting a (...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal waves to the Old Trafford crowd. Photograph: Peter Powell / EPA

We were informed how he walked and where he walked. How he stood and where he stood. We had his facial expressions and the language of his body interp(...)