Jürgen Klopp: Insists he retains final say on transfers at Liverpool. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Jürgen Klopp has insisted that he has the final say on all Liverpool transfers after the club’s policy on new signings came under renewed scrutiny fo(...)

iverpool’s manager Juergen Klopp reacts during the match against Arsenal. Photograph: EPA

Jurgen Klopp has described Alex Ferguson as the “John Lennon of football” and arguably the greatest manager the game has seen ahead of his first encou(...)

“I can’t really separate myself from this job. I can’t separate myself from Munster because it’s been 21 years nearly now,” says Anthony Foley. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Virtually since birth, Munster have been in Anthony Foley’s blood, whether as a boy being taken into the rarified confines of the Thomond Park home dr(...)

Jürgen Klopp: ‘Our eyes are open and we are watching the market.’ Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Philippe Coutinho will be sidelined at least until the end of this month and Dejan Lovren for the next 10 days with hamstring injuries sustained again(...)

Pat Dunne: the Manchester United goalkeeper screams in frustration after letting in a Tottenham Hotspur goal during a match in October 1965.   Photograph: Central Press/Getty Images

Pat Dunne who has died aged 72, will have a place in the history of Manchester United FC as the man who proved that early rejection need not necessari(...)

Roy Keane has called Ashley Young “an absolute disgrace” for an apparent dive in Manchester United’s Champions League win over CSKA Moscow. Photograph: EPA

Roy Keane has called Ashley Young “an absolute disgrace” for an apparent dive in the Champions League match against CSKA Moscow. Young left his leg in(...)

Anthony Martial: French teenager deprived of space to attack at  Selhurst Park. Photograph: Tony O’Brien/Reuters

Crystal Palace 0; Manchester United 0 Perhaps a lull after the whirlwind was inevitable. Anthony Martial spent quite a lot of Saturday afternoon dr(...)

Ireland’s wing Dave Kearney grits his teeth as he looks to break the tackle of Canada fullback Matt Evans. Photograph: Damien Meyer/AFP Photo/Getty Images

Having a couple of big brothers to pave the way, not least with one of them breaking into the Leinster and Irish teams, has always been helpful for Da(...)

Manchester United face Liverpool at Old Trafford in what was once a defining match in football but is now waning somewhat. Photo: Michael Regan/Getty Images

There is a top-of-the-table match involving a team from Manchester on Saturday afternoon. Man City, first in the Premier League, are at Crystal Pal(...)

Manchester United’s Ashley Young takes a shot on goal as Club America’s Osmar Mares defends during the pre-season friendly in Seattle. Photograph: Getty.

Ashley Young has still not signed a new deal at Manchester United and admits that his future depends on the decision of Louis van Gaal. Young r(...)