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Ole Gunnar Solskjær is in so many ways United’s dream candidate. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Alex Ferguson told a brilliant story from 1973, when he signed for Ayr United at the end of his playing career. In moving to Somerset Park, Ferguson (...)

Phil Neville, Nicky Butt, Ryan Giggs, Eric Harrison, Gary Neville, Paul Scholes  and David Beckham pose with the European Cup on May 26th, 1999. Photograph: Jon Peters/Getty

Originally they were called Fergie’s Fledglings, then the Class of ’92, though it was fitting Eric Harrison’s death at the age of 81 led everyone at M(...)

Manchester United youth team coach Eric Harrison is pictured with teenage prodigies Ryan Giggs, Nicky Butt, David Beckham, Gary Neville, brother Phil Neville, Paul Scholes and Terry Cooke in 1992. Photo: Staff/Mirrorpix/Getty Images

Alex Ferguson hailed Eric Harrison as one of the “greatest coaches of our time” after the former youth team boss and mentor to the much-vaunted Class (...)

Manchester United’s Marcus Rashford. It is one of the biggest indictments of Mourinho and his tenure that supporters and pundits were starting to question whether Rashford was really that good.  Photograph: Getty Images

It has been a whirlwind two months for Manchester United. The winter of discontent which seemed inevitable at Old Trafford never materialised and now (...)

Manchester United’s train ahead of their Champions League Round of 16 meeting with Paris Saint-Germain at Old Trafford. Photo: Franck Fife/Getty Images

Champions League Round of 16 first leg: Manchester United v Paris Saint-Germain Kick-off: 8pm. Venue: Old Trafford. On TV: Virgin Media, RTÉ2 and BT (...)

 Scotland  coach Gregor Townsend: he  is receptive to ideas from his coaching team, and will always test his own theories on the game in a practical way.  Photograph:  Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Drawing a straight-line correlation between Gregor Townsend the former player and his rugby philosophy as a coach may be a fool’s errand for those who(...)

Marouane Fellaini has joined Chinese side Shandong Luneng. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty

Marouane Fellaini has completed his move from Manchester United to Chinese side Shandong Luneng. The 31-year-old Belgium midfielder made 177 appearan(...)

Ole Gunnar Solskajer talks to assistant Mike Phelan during Man United’s 2-2 draw with Burnley. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer felt Manchester United proved a point about their battling qualities after a stirring fightback in a 2-2 draw against Burnley at (...)

Jose Mourinho: “We are not any more in a time when the coach by himself is powerful enough to cope,” he said. “The coach nowadays needs a structure, he needs a club organised in a certain way.”   Photograph:  Stefano Rellandini/Reuters

José Mourinho has used his first major interview since Manchester United sacked him to suggest that his former club does not have the structure in pl(...)

José Mourinho has rejected criticism of his time as Manchester United manager. Photograph:  Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

José Mourinho has rejected criticism of his record as Manchester United manager, saying people do not know what went on “behind the scenes”. The Port(...)

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