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Jack Wilshere of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and VfL Wolfsburg at the Emirates Stadium on July 26, 2015
Jack Wilshere in Arsenal tribute Twitter gaffe
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere pays tribute to the club on social media, but accidentally includes a silhouette of a Manchester United statue.
Apr 17, 19:52
Alex Ferguson and Jose Mourinho stand on the Bernabeu touchline in February 2013.
Sir Alex Ferguson lessens Jose Mourinho resistance?
A leading fanzine claims that Sir Alex Ferguson is no longer strongly opposed to Jose Mourinho becoming Manchester United's next manager.
Apr 17, 16:17
Louis 'Dangerous Woman' van Gaal arrives for the second half of the Premier League match between Manchester United and Everton on April 3, 2016
Report: FA Cup win will not save Louis van Gaal's job at Manchester United
Manchester United will reportedly sack Louis van Gaal and replace him with Jose Mourinho even if he wins the FA Cup in May.
Apr 15, 09:33
Slaven Bilic models the West Ham beanie during the Premier League game between Southampton and West Ham United on February 6, 2016
Slaven Bilic: 'I hope Wayne Rooney doesn't play in FA Cup replay'
Slaven Bilic admits that he is hoping Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney does not make his long-awaited comeback against West Ham United on Wednesday.
Apr 12, 23:03
Anthony Martial celebrates scoring during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Everton on April 3, 2016
Anthony Martial "really proud" of milestone Manchester United goal
Manchester United striker Anthony Martial expresses his pride after scoring the club's 1,000th home Premier League goal in the win over Everton.
Apr 4, 14:50
Juan Mata of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford on November 7, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Juan Mata inspired by Sir Bobby Charlton
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata talks up the influence that club legend Sir Bobby Charlton has on the players.
Apr 4, 12:20
Wayne Rooney warms up prior to the game between Manchester United and Chelsea on December 28, 2015
Wayne Rooney: 'I've got a few years left for Manchester United, England'
Wayne Rooney insists that he still has a "few years left" performing at the highest level for Manchester United and England.
Apr 4, 10:52
Anthony Martial celebrates scoring during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Everton on April 3, 2016
Result: Manchester United move to within point of fourth position
Manchester United move to within one point of the top four in the Premier League table with a 1-0 win over Everton at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Apr 3, 17:52
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho gives the thumbs-up prior to his side's clash with Everton on September 12, 2015
Jose Mourinho signs pre-contract with Manchester United?
A report in Spain says that a deal has been agreed in principle for Jose Mourinho to take charge of Manchester United in the summer.
Mar 20, 10:04
Wayne Rooney and Cesc Fabregas in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester United on February 7, 2016
Report: Wayne Rooney rejects Chinese interest, wants Manchester United stay
Wayne Rooney reportedly rejects an opportunity to move to the Chinese Super League in favour of remaining with Manchester United.
Feb 21, 10:44
Sir Bobby Charlton looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on February 28, 2015
Manchester United to rename Old Trafford's South Stand after Sir Bobby Charlton
Manchester United announce that Old Trafford's South Stand will be renamed after Sir Bobby Charlton.
Feb 15, 10:54
Louis van Gaal appears prior to the game between Manchester United and Swansea on January 2, 2016
David Gill: 'I have no say on Louis van Gaal future'
Former Manchester United chief executive David Gills says that he has no involvement in the "discussions" over Louis van Gaal's future.
Jan 24, 12:55
Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring during the game between Manchester United and Swansea on January 2, 2016)
Jamie Carragher: 'Wayne Rooney plays like a 35-year-old'
Jamie Carragher compares Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney to a player five years his senior.
Jan 3, 17:44
Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring during the game between Manchester United and Swansea on January 2, 2016)
Louis van Gaal hails "amazing" Wayne Rooney landmark
Man United manager Louis van Gaal hails Wayne Rooney's "amazing" achievement of moving second in the all-time scoring lists for both the Premier League and the club.
Jan 2, 22:27
England's Wayne Rooney and Steven Gerrard chat during a training session at St Georges Park on August 12, 2013
Steven Gerrard: 'Wayne Rooney still the man for England'
Former England captain Steven Gerrard believes that current Three Lions skipper Wayne Rooney is still the man to deliver for his country on the biggest stage.
Jan 2, 10:58
Jockey A P McCoy celebrates after winning on Don't Push It following The Grand National steeplechase at Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool, north-west England on April 10, 2010
AP McCoy wins Sports Personality of the Year Lifetime Achievement award
Legendary jockey AP McCoy is named as the winner of the Sports Personality of the Year Lifetime Achievement award in Belfast.
Dec 20, 20:21
Jose Mourinho Manager of Chelsea gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and A.F.C. Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge on December 5, 2015 in London, England.
Stan Collymore tells Manchester United to avoid Jose Mourinho
If Manchester United are planning for the long-term, they should not be appointing Jose Mourinho, according to Stan Collymore.
Dec 20, 09:39
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On This Day: Manchester City hammer Manchester United at Old Trafford
Forty-five years ago today, Francis Lee bagged a hat-trick as Manchester City won 4-1 away at rivals Manchester United.
Dec 12, 06:00
England's Terry Butcher slide tackles France's Michel Platini in 1982.
England's last five wins over France
Ahead of their meeting, Sports Mole looks back on England's five most recent victories over their French counterparts.
Nov 17, 11:30
rry Kane of England celebrates scoring the first goal during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E qualifying match between England and Switzerland at Wembley Stadium on September 8, 2015
Harry Kane wants Wayne Rooney's England goalscoring record
Harry Kane warns England teammate Wayne Rooney that he plans on snatching his goalscoring record from him later in his career.
Nov 16, 00:37
England manager Roy Hodgson (L) talks to midfielder Raheem Sterling at the A.Le Coq Arena in Tallinn, Estonia on October 11, 2014
Raheem Sterling eyes 100 England caps
England winger Raheem Sterling reveals his desire to reach 100 appearances for his country by the time he hangs up his boots.
Nov 11, 22:54
Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney kicks the ball during the English League Cup third round football match between Manchester United and Ipswich Town at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on September 23, 2015.
England boss Roy Hodgson: 'It's been a difficult time for Wayne Rooney'
England manager Roy Hodgson says that he was pleased to see Wayne Rooney score in midweek following a "difficult time" at Manchester United.
Nov 5, 14:51
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Wayne Rooney equals Denis Law's Manchester United goals record
Wayne Rooney equals Denis Law's record of 237 goals for Manchester United.
Nov 3, 22:19
Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney kicks the ball during the English League Cup third round football match between Manchester United and Ipswich Town at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on September 23, 2015.
Sands of time running out for Manchester United's Wayne Rooney
Sports Mole looks into the reasons behind Wayne Rooney's struggles of late and argues that it's time to drop the Manchester United captain.
Nov 2, 11:10
Wayne Rooney of England is presented with the Golden Boot by Sir Bobby Charlton after breaking his record of 49 goals prior to the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E qualifying match between England and Estonia at Wembley on October 9, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
David Moyes: 'Wayne Rooney will break more records'
David Moyes hails Wayne Rooney as "remarkable" and says that England's all-time top scorer will break more records before he retires.
Oct 20, 23:02
Wayne Rooney of England celebrates as he scores their first and equalising goal from a penalty during the EURO 2016 Qualifier Group E match between England and Slovenia on November 15, 2014
Roy Hodgson: 'England can't afford to risk Wayne Rooney'
England manager Roy Hodgson says that he is unwilling to risk injured Wayne Rooney against Estonia because he would be "devastated if something happened".
Oct 8, 17:13
Wayne Rooney of England gestures during the International friendly match between England and Norway at Wembley Stadium on September 3, 2014
FA confirms England's Wayne Rooney out of Euro 2016 qualifier against Estonia
FA confirms Wayne Rooney will miss England's Euro 2016 qualifier against Estonia on Friday due to a knock.
Oct 8, 13:46
 Manager Roy Hodgson of England looks on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between England and Italy at Arena Amazonia on June 14, 2014
Preview: England vs. Estonia
Sports Mole previews Friday's Group E Euro 2016 qualifier between England and Estonia at Wembley.
Oct 6, 17:09
Memphis Depay (R) of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mate Juan Mata (L) and Wayne Rooney (C) during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 i
Premier League 2015-16 in numbers: Week 7
Sports Mole reflects on the seventh batch of Premier League fixtures with a selection of facts and figures from each match.
Sep 29, 11:02
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
On this day: Paul Scholes nets brace on senior Manchester United debut
Twenty-one years ago today, Paul Scholes marked his Manchester United debut by scoring both goals in a 2-1 victory over Port Vale in the League Cup.
Sep 21, 08:00
Daley Blind (R) of Manchester United looks dejected with Wayne Rooney (L) and Memphis Depay after Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester United at Liberty Stadium on August 30, 2015
Louis van Gaal: 'Wayne Rooney will end Premier League goal drought'
Manchester United's Louis van Gaal believes that Wayne Rooney will end his goal drought in the Premier League soon enough to close in on the club's all-time goalscoring record.
Sep 19, 04:04
Manchester United player Wayne Rooney in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 30, 2015
Ex-Southampton star Jim Steele: 'I don't rate Wayne Rooney at all'
Former Southampton star Jim Steele hopes that Wayne Rooney plays for Manchester United at St Mary's this weekend because he does not "rate" the striker.
Sep 18, 08:58
England coach Gary Neville watches a training session on August 11, 2013
Gary Neville dismisses Wayne Rooney critics
Gary Neville dismisses Wayne Rooney's critics after the Manchester United captain became England's all-time top scorer last week.
Sep 15, 19:56
rry Kane of England celebrates scoring the first goal during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E qualifying match between England and Switzerland at Wembley Stadium on September 8, 2015
Harry Kane: 'I want Wayne Rooney's England record'
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane says that he wants to beat Wayne Rooney's goalscoring record for England.
Sep 13, 07:56
Referee Martin Atkinson separates Manchester United's Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea and Liverpool's Slovakian defender Martin Skrtel during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield in Liverpool, north
Manchester United vs. Liverpool: Five major talking points
Sports Mole takes a closer look at all the key issues surrounding this weekend's derby clash between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford.
Sep 12, 11:26
Manchester United player Wayne Rooney in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 30, 2015
Fantasy Football Advice: Week Five
Sports Mole previews week five of the Premier League from a fantasy football point of view.
Sep 11, 09:59
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on December 28, 2014
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal miffed by 'inarticulate' Wayne Rooney
Louis van Gaal confesses that he is unable to have a conversation with Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney due to his thick Liverpudlian accent.
Sep 11, 01:31
Louis van Gaal, manager of Manchester United looks at his watch during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester United at Liberty Stadium on August 30, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Saturday evening's Premier League showdown between fierce rivals Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford.
Sep 10, 18:40
Wayne Rooney of England celebrates scoring their second goal from the penalty spot during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E qualifying match between England and Switzerland at Wembley Stadium on September 8, 2015
Wayne Rooney's family life to feature in documentary with Gary Lineker
Wayne Rooney will give insight into his family life in a new BBC documentary with Gary Lineker.
Sep 10, 17:14
Theo Walcott of England celebrates scoring his team's second goal with his team mates during the FIFA 2010 World Cup Qualifying Group Six match between Croatia and England at the Maksimir Stadium on September 10, 2008
On this day: Theo Walcott nets England hat-trick
Seven years ago today, Theo Walcott became the youngster ever player to score a hat-trick for England.
Sep 10, 08:00