West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis faces his old club Stoke City on the back of last weekend’s FA Cup defeat to Aston Villa. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

SATURDAY (3.0 unless stated)Arsenal (3) v West Ham (10) - Live on SetantaArsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain faces up to a month out with a hamstring in(...)

 Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal insists he did not intend to humiliate Radamel Falcao by dropping to  the  under-21 side. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Louis van Gaal insists he did not intend to humiliate Radamel Falcao by dropping him to Manchester United’s under-21 side.Twenty-four hours after fail(...)

Manchester United’s Angel Di Maria reacts after being sent off during the English FA Cup quarter final between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/PA

1)The momentum is now with Wenger’s menBefore this barn-burner of a contest Louis van Gaal said: “What’s the plan? That we beat Arsenal. Arsenal are o(...)

Stephanie Roche has been invited to spend the day at the White House by US president Barack Obama for St Patrick’s Day this year. File Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Stephanie Roche has been invited to spend the day at the White House by US president Barack Obama for St Patrick’s Day this year. The 25-year-old mad(...)

 Robin van Persie, signed to Manchester United for £24 million, has scored 10 goals this season. Van Gaal thinks it may be simply bad luck.  Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images

Louis van Gaal admits that, despite having a £100 million frontline, Manchester United do not have a striker who can score 20 goals this season. The (...)

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie will miss next month’s FA Cup tie with Arsenal after picking up an ankle injury in the 2-1 defeat away to Swansea City. Photograph: AFP

Robin van Persie is out for a minimum of two weeks with an ankle injury so will be unavailable when Manchester United face his former club Arsenal in (...)

Swansea City are to deal with one of their directors, John van Zenden, who labelled Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal an ‘arrogant bastard’. (Photograph: Reuters / Rebecca Naden)

Swansea City have distanced themselves from their director, John van Zwenden, with the chairman, Huw Jenkins, stating he will be “dealt with internall(...)

Manchester United’s Dutch striker Robin van Persie reacts off the pitch after a tackle during the English Premier League football match between Swansea and Manchester United at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea. Photograph: Justin Tallis/Inpho

Robin van Persie left the Liberty Stadium on crutches as Louis van Gaal branded Manchester United’s defeat at Swansea as “amazing”.Dutch striker Van P(...)

Manchester United slumped to just their second defeat in 20 matches after they were beaten 2-1 by Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Swansea City 2 Manchester United 1Swansea completed their first-ever league double over Manchester United to dent the Red Devils’ hopes of finishing i(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal applauds the FA Cup match against Preston North End. Photograph: Carl Recine/Reuters

Louis van Gaal believes he has won the hearts and minds of his Manchester United squad and the club’s fans, saying he receives the “highest credit” f(...)