Bobby Charlton

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Jose Mourinho signs a Manchester United soccer shirt held out by a fan as he leaves his house in London. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Football clubs often affect a “way”. Mostly it’s a self-regard with little basis in match-to-match reality. But it remains an identity, something bigg(...)

Jose Mourinho is on the verge of fulfilling his dream of managing Manchester United After Louis van Gaal’s troubled two-year reign came to a bitter end. Photo: Paul Ellis/Getty Images

José Mourinho smiled his winning smile and those in attendance watched his features soften. The analogy was to the family cat, when it is tickled unde(...)

Manchester United have sacked Louis van Gaal as manager. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

José Mourinho is set to be announced as Manchester United manager on Tuesday after the club finally confirmed the sacking of Louis van Gaal on Monday (...)

Gary Lineker is subbed in his final international game as Sweden dump England out of Euro 1992. Photograph: Getty

Euro 1992: Sweden 2 England 1 In the half century which has passed since World Cup glory in 1966, England’s terrible run at major international tourn(...)

 Gary Neville reign as manager of Valencia did not go to plan. Photograph: Manuel Queimadelos Alonso/Getty Images

Back to José. Back to last October, back to London, to Harrods and to an interview given eight weeks before Chelsea decided they had had enough of Jos(...)

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 are to rename the South Stand at Old Trafford after Bobby Charlton. Photograph: Getty

Old Trafford’s South Stand will be renamed in honour of Manchester United’s record goal scorer, Bobby Charlton. United announced on Monday that the (...)

Liverpool fans leave the stands after 77 minutes during during last week’s Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield in protest against the club’s plan to increase ticket prices. Photograph: Lindsey Parnaby/AFP/Getty Images

Don’t believe in yourself Don’t deceive with belief. It’s probably too late to join the media grief-fest, but here goes. David Bowie wrote those lin(...)

Louis van Gaal: The Dutchman returned to the Netherlands on Sunday but is due back for first-team training today. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP

Louis van Gaal offered to resign as the Manchester United manager on Saturday following the dismal home defeat by Southampton but Ed Woodward, the ex(...)

Manchester United have been uninspired under Louis van Gaal and Ryan Giggs. Photograph: Getty Images

José Mourinho has been available for three weeks now, and still no takers. Clearly three weeks is not exactly a lifetime in exile for a football mana(...)

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