Louis Van Gaal at Old Trafford prior to a Champions League match between Manchester United and Bayern Munich in 2010. Photograph:Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images

There is a famous story about Louis van Gaal from his time at Bayern Munich. Van Gaal had insisted from the start on two major protocols at team meals(...)

Ryan Giggs arrives at Manchester United’s Carrington training ground this morning, shortly before being named interim manager after the sacking of David Moyes. Photograph: Nigel Roddis / Reuters

Ryan Giggs will not become permanent Manchester United manager despite taking over from the sacked David Moyes until the end of the season. (...)

A plane displaying a banner in protest against David Moyes is flown over Old Trafford last month. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

In Frank O’Farrell’s day, he started getting suspicious when he turned up for Bobby Charlton’s testimonial dinner and discovered that he was no(...)

Phil Neville: Appointed first-team coach at  Manchester United.

Phil Neville has been appointed first-team coach by Manchester United following talks with the new manager, David Moyes, yesterday. The former Old Tra(...)

 David Moyes (right) and Phil Neville in their days at Everton. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire

Manchester United have confirmed that Ryan Giggs is to take up a player-coaching role next season.It was already established Phil Neville is to become(...)

Sylvain Distin of Everton scores a disallowed goal during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield.  Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

David Moyes claimed the referee Michael Oliver cost Everton a legitimate first win at Liverpool since 1999 with his decision to disallow Sylvai(...)