Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal and club ambassador Bobby Charlton during a photocall at Old Trafford, Manchester. Photograph:  Martin Rickett / PA Wire

Louis van Gaal said he was only interested in winning the Premier League in his first season as manager while also revealing that Michael Carrick had (...)

 Antonio Conte has departed Juventus after winning three league titles with the Turin club.  Photograph:  Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images

The decision of current Italian champions Juventus to part company with coach Antonio Conte has taken Italian football by surprise. Even if both parti(...)

The Dubs take over Páirc Uí Chaoimh for the GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championships semi-final replay in 1983. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Páirc Uí Chaoimh as we know it will host its last provincial final this coming Sunday, a landmark moment before a €70 million redevelopment. It’s more(...)

Kevin Strootman: made 24 Serie A starts and scored five goals for Roma before suffering a serious knee  injury in a match against Napoli. Photograph:  Paolo Bruno/Getty Images

Louis van Gaal has made Kevin Strootman a £30 million (€37 million) January target for Manchester United – and the midfielder would be open to the (...)

Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes says England must play like Liverpool in Brazil  Photograph:  Ian Walton/Getty Images

Paul Scholes has called for England to “adopt Liverpool’s attacking mentality” at the World Cup and has encouraged Roy Hodgson to include up to five o(...)

Manchester United’s Paul Scholes and Phil Neville (left) applaud the fans at Old Trafford, a venue at which United have lost nine times this season. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Manchester United first-team coach Phil Neville admits he has never felt so “empty” as he did when walking off at Old Trafford after the final game o(...)

 Manchester United’s Ryan Giggs with former boss David Moyes: “My philosophy is the Manchester United philosophy,” said Giggs. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

The first thing Ryan Giggs did on becoming Manchester United’s interim manager was pick up the phone to call Alex Ferguson. (...)

  ‘The Chosen One’ banner supporting David Moyes used to feature prominently at Old Traffordin. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

The David Moyes era at Manchester United ended on Tuesday and now the “The Chosen One” banner has been removed from Old Trafford. (...)

Former Manchester United manager David Moyes (right) and his sucessor at Everton Roberto Martinez (left) prior to the latter’s 2-0 win at Goodison Park. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Everton manager Roberto Martinez is confident predecessor David Moyes will have no problems in getting a new job after being sacked by Manches(...)

Bayern’s Bastian Schweinsteiger has words with Wayne Rooney after being sent off in Tuesday night’s game.

Wayne Rooney has denied he dived to get Bastian Schweinsteiger sent off during Manchester United’s 1-1 draw with (...)