Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal feels his side is lacking pace and creativity. Photograph: Getty

Q: Why have you brough Sergio Romero to the club? A: “I think that in our circumstances, with the threat that David de Gea is going to Real Madrid, we(...)

Rookie outfit Orlando City are paying Kaka $6.6 million while the 30 other squad players receive a total of $4 million between them.  Photo:  Alex Menendez/Getty

Twenty-four-year-old Thomas McNamara grew up 40 minutes north of Yankee Stadium where he currently patrols midfield for New York City FC. With enough (...)

Manchester United’s Memphis Depay is greeted by teammates Wayne Rooney, and Michael Carrick after scoring a goal in the first half of an International Champions Cup soccer match against the San Jose Earthquakes. Photograph: Eric Risberg/AP

San Jose Earthquakes 1-3 Manchester United Manchester United’s mission on this warm California evening was to reach for the game-fluidity they (...)

Germany and Manchester United footballer Bastian Schweinsteiger paid his respects to Irish student Niccolai Schuster who was killed in the Berkeley balcony collapse. Photograph: Martin Lacey/Copyright The Irish Times

Manchester United footballer Bastian Schweinsteiger paid his respects to one of the Irish students killed in the Berkeley balcony collapse last night (...)

Thomas Müller in action for Bayern Munich during a  friendly against Inter Milan in  Shanghai yesterday. Photograph: Getty Images

Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm says he cannot guarantee that Thomas Müller will not follow Bastian Schweinsteiger to Manchester United. Rep(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is preparing fans for a ‘big surprise’. Photograph: Ted S. Warren/AP

Louis van Gaal has confirmed Manchester United are in the process of recruiting a new striker. Senior sources at United were insistent last week that (...)

Wayne Rooney will play for boyhood club Everton in Duncan Ferguson’s testimonial. Photograph: PA

Wayne Rooney will play for Everton again at Goodison Park after agreeing to feature in Duncan Ferguson’s testimonial against Villarreal. The Scot was(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is hopeful of signing Pedro from Barcelona. Photograph: Afp

Louis van Gaal is hopeful of buying Pedro from Barcelona to increase Manchester United’s attacking options, with the manager poised to trigger the for(...)

 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 (...)

Robin van Persie is on the verge of completing a move to join Turkish side Fenerbahçe. Photograph: Getty

The Manchester United striker Robin Van Persie is edging closer to a move to Fenerbahce after reaching an agreement in principle with the Super Lig si(...)