With his conscientious Scandinavian modesty, his get-on-with-it optimism and his apparent childlike love of the club, Ole Gunnar Solskjær could not have been more perfectly scripted as the anti-Mourinho. Photograph:  Reuters/ Eddie Keogh

It has been a sensational three months for what the men who run Manchester United – Ed Woodward and Richard Arnold – like to call “the biggest TV show(...)

Manchester United’s interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær celebrates victory over Tottenham in the  the Premier League match at Wembley Stadium, London. Photograph: John Walton/PA

When Manchester United asked Ole Gunnar Solskjær to come in as caretaker manager, it was clear what they were looking for. Nobody was expecting salva(...)

Jose Mourinho has been critical of the atmosphere at Old Trafford. Photograph: PA

Manchester United managing director Richard Arnold is not sure there is a way of expanding Old Trafford without leaving them temporarily “homeless”. (...)

A general view of Old Trafford. Photo: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

Manchester United are introducing cheaper tickets for young fans as part of the club’s drive to improve the atmosphere at Old Trafford. Pitchside sea(...)

 Teeling Whiskey Distillery and visitor centre in The Liberties, Dublin 8. Photograph: Conor McCabe

An unsuspecting tourist at the Teeling Whiskey distillery in Dublin this week was surprised with a cake and balloons, the 60,000th visitor since it op(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal  with assistant manager Ryan Giggs during the FC Midtjylland Europa League first-leg  match in Herning, Denmark. Photograph: Paul Childs/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Louis van Gaal cited “Murphy’s Law” as the prime reason for Manchester United’s 2-1 humiliation by Midtjylland in Herning. Supporters are entitled to (...)

Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal: football now merely a part of the bigger equation that is commercial success at Old Trafford. Photo:  Michael Regan/Getty Images

It had threatened to be a bad weekend for Wayne Rooney, but then it all turned out rather well. After 34 minutes, he seized on Nabil Bentaleb’s mispla(...)

Last year’s Web Summit mainstage. The Web Summit for Schools will take place on the 4,500 capacity mainstage at the Web Summit this year.

The Web Summit is to run an event for secondary school students on the opening night of the technology festival. A number of high-profile speakers wil(...)