Back at the start of the new Premier League season, the BBC produced a documentary called Match of the Day at 50 which brought back truckloads of memo(...)

Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal looks on at a training session with his Assistant Ryan Giggs earlier this month.  Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Ryan Giggs says he is enjoying working under Louis van Gaal and learning “as much as he can” from the Manchester United manager.The 40-year-old former(...)

The class of 92 team during an organised pre-season friendly at the AJ Bell Stadium, Salford last year. Photograph: Dave Howarth/PA Archive

Salford City had previously been known, at best in many quarters for an appearance on BBC’s “Road to Wembley” feature in 1990, that being their first(...)

Alex Ferguson, former manager of Aberdeen FC and Manchester United. Photograph: Eric Luke/Irish Times

One day in July 2003 I found myself in Aberdeen, waiting for an evening flight home to Dublin. I decided to kill an hour or two with a walk out to Pit(...)

 Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Last Thursday, at different ends of Dublin, two of British football’s most successful club football managers gave an insight into their approaches and(...)

AS Roma’s Francesco Totti celebrates scoring a goal against Manchester City during their Champions League  match at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

Roma captain Francesco Totti has thanked Manchester City for giving him extra motivation to score on Tuesday.The 38-year-old striker was reminded thro(...)

Rio Ferdinand: “Moyes has been gone about 20 minutes, we’re on the bikes warming up for the first training session and one of the lads says: ‘You know what? We’ve got to get on to Giggsy. We’ve got to get him to get us our f****** chips back.”’

Rio Ferdinand has highlighted a series of mistakes which he believes David Moyes made during his dismal Manchester United tenure — starting with the b(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal and Ryan Giggs. The club has targeted the American market where they set a record attendance this summmer. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Manchester United are targeting the burgeoning US football market, with the sport there undergoing a “step-change” in popularity and commercial growth(...)

A Match Story graphic showing Goals plus assists per England appearance since 2012/2012. With his ninth and 10th international goals coming in the past week, hot on the heels of a high-profile deadline day move to Arsenal, Danny Welbeck is a man in the spotlight.Photograph: PA Wire

Ryan Giggs insists Manchester United’s commitment to youth development remains strong. The recent sale of Academy graduate Danny Welbeck and the heavy(...)

Ryan Giggs: “The history of the club is to play exciting football, to give youngsters a chance and to keep to the traditions of the club”

Ryan Giggs has denied Manchester United’s recent transfer policy represents a betrayal of Old Trafford traditions, although Nicky Butt, the club’s re(...)