David Moyes: “To have been appointed as manager of Manchester United, one of the biggest football clubs in the world, was and remains something of which I will always be incredibly proud”. Photograph: PA Wire Glazers to meet Woodward over new Man United coach

Owners want clear strategy regarding how to pursue prime target Louis van Gaal

David Moyes has spoken of his gratitude to Alex Ferguson for giving him the chance to manage Manchester United. Photograph:  Anna Gowthorpe/PA David Moyes omits United players from statement

Former manager expresses his gratitude to Alex Ferguson for the chance at Old Trafford

Karim Benzema of Real Madrid celebrates scoring the winner against Bayern Munich at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. Photograph:  Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images Real Madrid to take slender lead to Bayern Munich

Karim Benzema’s 19th minute strike the difference between the two sides at the Bernabeu

Cristiano Ronaldo claps to Real Madrid supporters as he leaves the pitch during  the  Champions League semi-final first leg against  Bayern Munich at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid,. Photograph: Andres KudackiAP Photo Ronaldo makes more than a passing contribution

Southampton’s Luke Shaw:  prospective transfer would make him the highest paid teenager in English football history Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire. Manchester United convinced Luke Shaw deal complete

Club pursuing Edinson Cavani and pressing ahead with another bid for Cesc Fabregas

Computer generated image provided by Liverpool FC of a general view of their proposed stadium expansion plans at Anfield. Liverpool unveil Anfield redevelopment plans

Club hopes to increase capacity to nearly 60,000 by revamping Main Stand and Road End

Chelsea’s manager Jose Mourinho (right) holds back assistant coach Rui Faria (2nd right) after he was sent off by referee Mike Dean (left) during their defeat to  Sunderland at Stamford Bridge last weekend. Photograph: Philip Brown / Reuters Chelsea trio charged by FA after Sunderland defeat

Manager Jose Mourinho, coach Rui Faria and midfielder Ramires all face punishment

Times past: Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson checks the watch of rival manager Everton’s David Moyes towards the end of a league match at Old Trafford in 2012. Photograph:  EPA/Peter Powell United we fall: wretched ending to Moyes era reveals club bereft of guiding light

In more ways than one Old Trafford has lost its powers of endurance

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes John Terry will only play again if they reach the Champions League Final after picking up an injury in the semi-final first leg against Atletico Madrid in Spain on Tuesday night. Photograph:   Mike Hewitt/Getty Images Mourinho may play weakened Chelsea side at Liverpool

Manager says decision not to switch match from Sunday could force his hand

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