David de Gea has been heavily linked with a move from Manchester United to Real Madrid. Photo: Jason Cairnduff/Reuters

Phil Neville fears David de Gea will leave Manchester United this summer.European champions Real Madrid have been monitoring De Gea’s contract negotia(...)

Wayne Rooney scores a memorable goal from an overhead kick during the Manchester derby at Old Trafford in February, 2011. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

This was not in the Sheikh Mansour masterplan when he bought Manchester City in 2008. At least, not so soon. A £1bn-plus investment in the club had yi(...)

“I am always confident, because I always believe in my team in our game-plan,” says Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal ahead of the Manchester Derby. Photograph: Reuters.

Louis van Gaal says he and his Manchester United players “dream of victory” over Manchester City in Sunday’s 169th derby, with the Dutch manager stat(...)

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney will be hoping United can continue their fine form and regain some bragging rights. Photo: Oli Scarff/AFP

Wayne Rooney wants to put a smile back on the faces of Manchester United fans by claiming victory in Sunday’s derby against City at Old Trafford.Roone(...)

Jack Wilshere played for the club’s Under-21 team during the week. Photo: Andrew Matthews/PA

Jack Wilshere is ready to make his return to first-team action after recovering from an ankle injury he picked up in November and the Arsenal midfiel(...)

It is clear that referee Alan Wilkie’s regulation Umbro shorts are at least two inches too short, as if they have shrunk in the machine. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/AllSport

The infamous three minutes of footage from what should have been another poxy and soon-forgotten 1-1 English league match is like the Zapruder film of(...)

Southampton’s Dutch manager Ronald Koeman congratulates defender Ryan Bertrand after the victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP

Nigel Adkins was not happy. His team had lost 2-0 on Merseyside and he had an issue with one of his best young forwards whose head, Adkins explained, (...)

Former Manchester United midfielder Liam Miller will return to Cork City having agreed a contract at Leeside.(Photograph: INPHO/Getty Images)

Cork City have announced the signing of former Manchester United, Celtic and Sunderland midfielder Liam Miller. The Ireland international has recently(...)

Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal watches his team in action at the Britannia Stadium. United are just three points better off than they were after 20 league games last season. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters

When Manchester United began 2014, they had, for the first time under their manager of six months, David Moyes, just won four consecutive Premier Leag(...)

Wimbledon AFC’s Alan Bennett: “We’re playing to pay the mortgage, the likes of Steven Gerrard are motivated by a completely different set of circumstances.” Photograph: Pete Norton/Getty

There are some who are adamant that Wimbledon won the 1988 FA Cup final in the tunnel before the game. A couple of players from that side recall how (...)