2:21 AM EST, Mon March 02, 2015
Van Gaal: Angel Di Maria needs time to adapt to the Premier League

Van Gaal: Angel Di Maria needs time to adapt to the Premier League

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal defends his decision to substitute Angel Di Maria at half-time against Sunderland.
The Guardian 8 hours ago
Louis van Gaal backs Manchester United quality despite insipid win

Louis van Gaal backs Manchester United quality despite insipid win

• Manager Van Gaal says United not playing badly• Sunderland fail to show threat in front of goalThe former referees’ chief Keith Hackett has called on Howard Webb to come out of retirement to improve the standard of refereeing, and accused Roger East of “guessing incorrectly” in dismissing Wes Brown instead of John O’Shea at Old Trafford.East claimed there had been two fouls on Radamel Falcao in the 63rd-minute incident that helped swing the game Manchester United’s way and he had decided Brown’s was the more serious, though neither Gus Poyet nor countless television replays...
Manchester Evening News 8 hours ago
Wayne Rooney: Van Gaal's decision where I play for Man Utd

Wayne Rooney: Van Gaal's decision where I play for Man Utd

Manchester United striker says he's happy to let Louis van Gaal decide where he plays after scoring two goals on his return to striker's role.
The Guardian 10 hours ago
The Dozen: the weekend's best Premier League photos

The Dozen: the weekend's best Premier League photos

We round up our favourite pictures from Saturday’s and Sunday’s matches in the English top flight
Manchester Evening News 16 hours ago
Watch: Man Utd 2 Sunderland 0 - Fans reaction

Watch: Man Utd 2 Sunderland 0 - Fans reaction

Check out our video of supporters giving their take on how Manchester United played against Sunderland.
Manchester Evening News 18 hours ago

Di Maria struggling, Januzaj's LVG reminder and other things we learned from Man Utd v Sunderland

Five key points to come out of Manchester United's Old Trafford victory over Sunderland.
Manchester Evening News 18 hours ago
Man Utd 2 Sunderland 0: Mathieson's match verdict

Man Utd 2 Sunderland 0: Mathieson's match verdict

Manchester United reporter Stuart Mathieson gives his assessment of the Reds' win over Sunderland at Old Trafford.
The Journal 19 hours ago
Newcastle United need to account for their profits - and produce a coherent vision for the future

Newcastle United need to account for their profits - and produce a coherent vision for the future

Newcastle United are set to unveil their accounts this week and for some, that is more significant than the match against Manchester United
The Guardian 19 hours ago
Wes Brown did not deserve red card, says Sunderland’s Gus Poyet - video

Wes Brown did not deserve red card, says Sunderland’s Gus Poyet - video

Sunderland's Gus Poyet says Wes Brown was unfairly sent off by referee Roger East during his team's game against Manchester United on Saturday. Brown was dismissed for a foul on Radamael Falcao, even though John O'Shea seemed to be the one who pulled Falcao by the neck. Manchester United won 2-0 against Sunderland
Shields Gazette 20 hours ago

Player ratings - Manchester United 2 Sunderland 0

SUNDERLAND reporter Chris Young gives his verdict after the 10-man Black Cats succumbed to a 2-0 defeat at Manchester United.
The Guardian 20 hours ago
Manchester United’s Louis van Gaal defends Ángel Di María - video

Manchester United’s Louis van Gaal defends Ángel Di María - video

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says Ángel Di María needs more time to adjust to Premier League's high intensity play, after he was substituted at half-time against Sunderland. The Argentine signed with United for a reported £59.7 million but has been struggling to regain his form since leaving Real Madrid. United won 2-0 against Sunderland
The Guardian 21 hours ago
Wes Brown sending off not mistaken identity, says referees’ governing body

Wes Brown sending off not mistaken identity, says referees’ governing body

• Gus Poyet criticises referee after Wes Brown red card confusion• Match report: Manchester United 2-0 Sunderland• Barney Ronay: it’s time to stop talking about referees The professional referees’ governing body has said Roger East’s decision to send Wes Brown off instead of John O’Shea during Manchester United’s 2-0 defeat of Sunderland was not a case of mistaken identity.A statement from the body, which manages Premier and Football League referees, read: “As he thought Brown made a foul on Falcao as he was in the act of shooting, he dismissed Brown.”
Rangi is so full of himself at the back

Rangi is so full of himself at the back

Rangi Chase ends up at full back for Salford Red Devils and stars in the 32-28 win over Hull FC - it is their first win of the new Super League season
Manchester Evening News 21 hours ago
Man Utd ready to stretch winning streak says Ashley Young

Man Utd ready to stretch winning streak says Ashley Young

Winger is upbeat mood about Reds' season run-in after victory over Sunderland.
Salford put on a winning show for Sheens

Salford put on a winning show for Sheens

Salford Red Devils post their first win of the new season with a 32-28 victory over Hull FC in front of watching Aussie coach Tim Sheens who has come in to advise