David de Gea has been backed to remain professional as he continues his Manchester United career and has been included in Louis van Gaal’s Champions League squad. Jon Buckle/PA Wire

David De Gea has been included in Manchester United’s Champions League squad after his move to Real Madrid collapsed on Monday. The Spain goalkeeper h(...)

Spain manager Vincent del Bosque has said Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea must be playing if he is to be considered for Euro 2016 selection. Photograph: Afp

Spain manager Vicente del Bosque admits it will be difficult for him to select David de Gea in his European Championship squad if the goalkeeper remai(...)

David de Gea: will remain at Old Trafford after his expected move to Real Madrid fell through. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP

The fall-out over the failed David De Gea transfer continued late on Tuesday night, with Manchester United and Real Madrid blaming each other for t(...)

The proposed deal that would see David de Gea move from Manchester United to Real Madrid has fallen through at the last minute after the neccessary paperwork was not lodged to La Liga in time. Photo: Peter Byrne/PA Wire.

Real Madrid have defended their conduct over the failed bid to sign David de Gea and accused Manchester United of holding up the deal. However, the Sp(...)

Uefa insist they have “strengthened” the FFP regulations but such a claim is hard to square with the fact Manchester City’s net spend this transfer window is €165 million (€227 million). Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Arsène Wenger is the only Premier League manager who regularly issues big-picture bulletins on the state of the game. Last week, the man who did mo(...)

Manchester City last met Juventus in the Europa League group stages five years ago. Photo: Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images

There may be no group of death in this season’s Champions League but the one containing last year’s beaten finalists, Juventus, and the Europa Leag(...)

The three nominees for Uefa’s Best Player award  2015, runner-up Barcelona’s Luis Suarez, winner Lionel Messi and Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo. Photograph: Eric Gaillard/Reuters

On the pitch, his side’s most important victories last season were sometimes delivered by the slimmest of margins but Lionel Messi’s victory over riv(...)

Former Barcelona player Juliano Belletti shows the name of Manchester United football club during the UEFA Champions League Group stage draw ceremony in Monaco. Photo: Valery Hache/Getty Images

Manchester City’s unhappy knack of being handed tough Champions League draws continued on Thursday, when they were placed into a group alongside last (...)

Victor Valdes sits in the stannd at Old Trafford, alongside David de Gea, during Manchester United’s opening match of the Barclay’s Premier League season against Tottenham Hotspur. Photo: Peter Powell/PA

Víctor Valdés has agreed terms with Besiktas after Senol Gunes, the coach, gave the green light to sign the Manchester United goalkeeper who has been (...)

Barcelona’s forward Pedro Rodriguez now looks set to join Chelsea. Photograph: Getty Images

Telephone conversations with Jose Mourinho and Cesc Fabregas persuaded the Barcelona forward Pedro Rodriguez to snub long-standing interest from Manch(...)