“Coming back and having to fight for my place has been hard. I knew I would have to fight for it. I didn’t realise that mentally it would be so tough.”  Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

He’s got more than a touch the surliness and has shown a similar inclination towards score settling with at least one of his former managers, but Dar(...)

Manchester United’s Radamel Falcao  celebrates after scoring  a goal past  Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard during the    Premier League  match at Old Trafford. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

Manchester United 2 Everton 1Perhaps the times are finally changing at Manchester United. The moment that may go down as an augury of a new dawn under(...)

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring the opening goal against West Ham  at Old Trafford. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Man United 2 West Ham United 1Wayne Rooney’s reckless dismissal did not stop Manchester United from returning to winning ways as they edged past West (...)

 Marouane Fellaini ’s proposed loan to Napoli is in doubt. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Marouane Fellaini’s proposed loan move to Napoli is in doubt after the Belgian was pictured on crutches following a reported training ground injury.M(...)

Cork’s Alan Cadogan and Paddy Stapleton of Tipperary clash in yesterday’s All-Ireland hurling semi-final. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

A testing Sunday, that. From Croke Park to Stade Jean Bouin to Croke Park to Stade Jean Bouin and back again, and as ever you end up addled, half hear(...)

Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has inherited a bit of a mess but he is the man to sort it out. As well as coaxing the best out of what he’s got, he is also committed to blooding young players. Photograph:  Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Saturday. 12.45pm. Old Trafford will be graced by a true sporting great. Nope, not Maroune Fellaini, but Rory McIlroy, the world’s best golfer and a U(...)

Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal’s tenure will officialy start against Swansea at Old Trafford on Saturday.  Photograph:   Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Louis van Gaal has told Wayne Rooney he must relax if he is to be a successful leader of Manchester United. Van Gaal takes charge of his first compet(...)

  Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney (right) and Darren Fletcher (left) have been named captain and vice-captain respectively. Photograph: Andrew Innerarity / EPA

Wayne Rooney has been named Manchester United captain by Louis van Gaal with Darren Fletcher becoming vice-captain. The striker has beaten Robin van P(...)

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney in action  during a pre-season friendly against Valencis at Old Trafford, Manchester on Tuesday August 12, 2014: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

New Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal last night named English forward Wayne Rooney as the club’s new captain.The move follows the departure of(...)

Manchester United are lining up a move for  Sporting Lisbon defender Marcos Rojo. Photograph:   Jose Sena Goulao/EPA

Louis van Gaal hopes to sign the Argentina defender Marcos Rojo from Sporting Lisbon for €20 million and is renewing his interest in Ángel di María af(...)

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