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Louis Van Gaal's Manchester United debut leads US invasion

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.


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.


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.


Louis van Gaal named as Manchester United's new manager

Red Devils' new No.1: Louis van Gaal.

Dutchman Louis van Gaal was named as Manchester United's new manager, with Ryan Giggs as his assistant, as the Premier League club issued a statement confirming the worst-kept secret in the game on...

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Ryan Giggs retires from playing to focus on coaching Manchester United


Ryan Giggs has called time on his remarkable 23-year, trophy-laden Manchester United career to commit himself to his new role as assistant to manager Louis van Gaal, who was confirmed as the...


Ryan Giggs is just the man to reunify Manchester United in EPL

Ryan Giggs

Henry Winter Ed Woodward is a Manchester United fan as well as executive vice-chairman, and cares deeply about that great footballing institution, but he must confront the concern that United have lost their way...

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Ryan Giggs aims to end dramatic week for Manchester United

Ryan Giggs is all smiles at the press conference that announced him as Moyes' replacement.

Manchester United interim manager Ryan Giggs admits he would love to restore the feelgood factor at Old Trafford after one of the most traumatic weeks in the English Premier League club's history.


Dutchman Louis Van Gaal to head Manchester United: report

Louis van Gaal

Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal has reached a deal to join Manchester United as manager after the World Cup, replacing sacked David Moyes, a Dutch newspaper report said.


The misfit manager: how Manchester United fell out with David Moyes


Jason Burt After 10 tortuous months, Manchester United finally ended the manager's reign on Monday. Jason Burt examines five key issues which led to his exit.


David Moyes' successor at Manchester United must win next title

Jason Burt Manchester United will set their new manager the immediate target of winning the Premier League next season, in the wake of David Moyes's disastrous tenure.


Manchester United coach-in-waiting 'difficult', says City chief

Tough: Louis van Gaal is known to get results, but makes few friends along the way.

Chris Bascombe Ferran Soriano, the Manchester City chief executive, says that Louis van Gaal, Manchester United's manager-in-waiting, is "difficult and tough" and that "people don't like him".


Manchester United's Ryan Giggs can't fault Louis van Gaal's managerial record

Manchester United interim manager Ryan Giggs admits Louis van Gaal has the right credentials to take charge at any of the world's top clubs.


James Wilson scores brace on Manchester United debut

Dream debut: James Wilson.

Teenage debutant James Wilson scored twice as Manchester United rang out the old and ushered in the new in a 3-1 win at home to Hull City on Tuesday.


Ryan Giggs undecided about playing future at Manchester United

Ryan Giggs

MANCHESTER: Ryan Giggs says he is still to decide about his Manchester United future despite making what appeared to be a farewell appearance in a 3-1 win over Hull City.


Rio Ferdinand to leave Manchester United

Rio goes: Rio Ferdinand is leaving Manchester United after a distinguished career at Old Trafford

Rio Ferdinand confirmed on Monday that he will leave Manchester United.


Manchester United defender Nemanja Vidic lifts lid on David Moyes era

Disappointing year: David Moyes.

Mark Ogden Nemanja Vidic tells Mark Ogden tension was high in the Man Utd dressing room during a troubled season under David Moyes.

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Manchester United wait on Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal/

Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal will have to wait until next week before being appointed as Manchester United's new manager, British media outlets claimed on Thursday.


David Moyes' reign cost Manchester United $90 million


The disastrous reign of David Moyes as Manchester United manager has cost the club a staggering £50.4 million ($A90.4 million) in lost prize money and wages paid to the 51-year-old.


Wayne Rooney to sign record deal to stay at Manchester United

Wayne Rooney.

Mark Ogden Wayne Rooney will end the uncertainty over his Manchester United future this week by signing a $550,000-a-week contract at Old Trafford that will make him the highest paid player in English football...


David Moyes in defiant mood over his future at Manchester United

Confident of steering the ship out of troubled waters: David Moyes.

Mark Ogden David Moyes has come out fighting before the Champions League clash with Olympiakos that could make or break his reign as Manchester United manager, insisting that he remains the man to make the club...