Manchester City’s Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini (left) consoles Vincent Kompany as he leaves the pitch injured last wednesday. Photograph: Getty.

Manuel Pellegrini has described Manchester City‘s quarter-final draw with Paris Saint-Germain as “difficult“ but is happy the club has avoided Barcel(...)

PSV supporters in Madrid for their team’s Champions League tie. Photograph: Getty Images

One of the Netherlands’ leading football clubs says that it will consider banning orders against fans who were filmed humiliating beggars in the cent(...)

Atletico Madrid players celebrate their shootout win over PSV. Photograph: Afp

Atletico Madrid 0 PSV 0 (Agg: 0-0, Atletico win 8-7 on penalties) Atletico Madrid came through a tense penalty shoot-out to advance past PSV Eindhove(...)

Italian referee Daniele Orsato prepares to give a red card to PSV Eindhoven’s Uruguayan forward Gaston Pereiro. Photograph: Getty Images

PSV 0 Atlético Madrid 0 PSV Eindhoven played for more than 20 minutes with 10 men but held on for a goalless draw at home to Atlético Madrid in the(...)

Louis van Gaal at Manchester United’s training session in the Volkswagen Arena ahead of their Champions League tie with Wolfsburg. Photo: John MacDougall/Getty Images

Louis van Gaal might not have realised when he took his seat in the third-floor suite at Wolfsburg’s stadium that it was 10 years to the day since Ma(...)

Manchester United’s Matteo Darmian and Juan Mata during training at the Volkswagen Arena in Wolfsburg. Photo: Carl Recine/Reuters

Manchester United go into one of the more important matches of Louis van Gaal’s 18-month reign with the club’s former manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, adm(...)

Manchester United’s Bastian Schweinsteiger and West Ham’s Alex Song battle for possession during the game at Old Trafford. Photograph: Lee Smith/Reuters.

A manager with a famous philosophy was sounding unusually philosophical. “I’m not God,” said Louis van Gaal in a rare instance of him accepting there(...)

Wayne Rooney has urged Manchester United to be more ruthless in front of goal after his side’s 0-0 draw with PSV at Old Trafford. Photograph: Reuters

Wayne Rooney stressed Manchester United’s need to be more ruthless in front of goal after the 0-0 draw with PSV Eindhoven which left their chan(...)

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney and manager Louis van Gaal speak during squad training. Photograph: Carl Recine/Reuters

Louis van Gaal has given Luke Shaw a few days off to aid his recovery from the broken leg he suffered in Manchester United’s opening Champions Leagu(...)

Wayne Rooney turns 30 on Saturday, the day before the Manchester derby. Photograph: Reuters

As Manchester United cruised at 40,000 feet towards Russia and their encounter with CSKA Moscow, Wayne Rooney insisted his career will remain on its (...)