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Ashley Young cops mouthful from passing bird as Manchester United have a poo day

Ashley Young

There may just be someone in Manchester who had a worse weekend than new United manager Louis van Gaal.

Manchester United coach Louis van Gaal is over-training players: fitness expert Raymond Verheijen

Louis van Gaal

The injury sustained by Manchester United defender Luke Shaw was caused by too many training sessions from new manager Louis van Gaal, former Wales assistant coach Raymond Verheijen said on Thursday.

Captain Wayne Rooney ready to lead Louis van Gaal's Manchester United revolution

Wayne Rooney

Timothy Abraham Wayne Rooney believes he is ready to play a lead role in Louis van Gaal's Manchester United revolution after being appointed as the team's new captain.

Wayne Rooney is the leader that Manchester United needs

Up front: Wayne Rooney’s communication skills are as valuable as his grit and goal-scoring skills.

Gary Neville Old Trafford’s new captain is the dying breed of footballer who accepts criticism as easily as he dishes it out. As the ideal foil to Louis van Gaal, Gary Neville believes he can revive United.

Our confidence is smashed, says Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal

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Jason Burt Louis Van Gaal said Manchester United's confidence was "smashed" following a 2-1 home defeat to Swansea City in his first match as manager.

Manchester United stunned by Swansea City as Arsenal, Tottenham snatch late wins

Wayne Rooney (R) and Juan Mata discuss tactics.

Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal found no instant fix as a new era dawned in dispiriting fashion at Old Trafford where Swansea City's 2-1 victory on the opening day of the Premier League...

Wayne Rooney named Manchester United captain

Wayne Rooney has been named captain of Manchester United by new manager Louis van Gaal.

Manchester United names Wayne Rooney captain

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney.

New Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has given England striker Wayne Rooney the role of team captain and made Scotland midfielder Darren Fletcher his vice-captain.

Paul Pogba hints Juventus teammate Arturo Vidal may leave club for EPL's Manchester United

Big time: Juventus star Paul Pogba is expected to play in Sunday night's clash with the A-League All Stars.

Dominic Bossi Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba hopes his club can hang on to the services of Arturo Vidal this season but says it's uncertain whether he will ever play alongside the Chilean again. 

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Manchester United rally for Champions Cup win over Liverpool

Phil Jones and Raheem Sterling battle for possession.

Second-half strikes from Wayne Rooney, Juan Mata and Jesse Lingard earned Manchester United a morale boosting 3-1 win over Premier League rivals Liverpool in the final of the pre-season International...

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Louis van Gaal lays down blueprint for 'broken' Manchester United

Mark Ogden Washington: Louis van Gaal has claimed that it would have been easier to succeed Alex Ferguson than David Moyes as Manchester United manager after admitting he has inherited a squad "without...

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Manchester United coach Louis van Gaal is in for a shock, says Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers

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Mark Ogden Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has warned Louis van Gaal he faces a battle to deliver instant success at Manchester United after claiming the Dutchman will be "surprised" by the intensity of the...

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Miralem Pjanic scores wonder goal for Roma in Manchester United friendly

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Eryk Bagshaw From well behind the half-way line, Miralem Pjanic surprised everyone

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Manchester United sign $1.4 billion kit deal, the richest in football

Nike no more: Wayne Rooney and his Manchester United teammmates will be running around in adidas kit from next year.

Manchester United have secured the most lucrative kit deal in football, announcing that adidas had agreed to pay $US1.3 billion ($1.41 billion) over 10 years to take over the sponsorship from Nike.

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Louis van Gaal set for Manchester United balancing act

Louis van Gaal at his unveiling as Manchester United manager.

Louis van Gaal claims balancing Manchester United's commercial ambitions with their desire for success on the field will be one of his biggest challenges at Old Trafford.

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Louis Van Gaal's Manchester United debut leads US invasion

Louis van Gaal at his unveiling as Manchester United manager.

Fifty years after the Beatles launched a British musical "invasion" of America, English football clubs are playing pre-season matches in the US hoping to spark growth for the sport.

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Champions League: Manchester United hold Bayern Munich

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Mark Ogden Manchester United secured a 1-1 draw against holders Bayern Munich in their Champions League quarter-final first-leg match at Old Trafford on Tuesday.

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Manchester United's cause not so hopeless after all

Manchester United's David Moyes.

English team's task in Champions League quarter-final looks a lot less daunting than it was when the draw was made.

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Manchester United's mistakes punished by Bayern

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Brian Homewood A schoolboy lapse in concentration and a bad miss by Wayne Rooney wrecked Manchester United's hopes of causing a huge Champions League upset against holders Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena on...

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Manchester United have failed on the pitch, says Phil Neville

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Mark Ogden It was never meant to be like this for David Moyes ahead of his first return to Everton as Manchester United manager.

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