Angel Di Maria to stay in Man United next year: Louis van Gaal
Angel Di Maria to stay in Man United next year: Louis van Gaal

Winger Angel di Maria will be at Manchester United next season, according to manager Louis van Gaal.

Eelco Schattorie becomes new East Bengal coach
Eelco Schattorie becomes new East Bengal coach

Dutchman Eelco Schattorie Thursday was named the new head coach of city soccer giants East Bengal, hours after Armando Colaco bade an emotional farewell to the club after getting to know about the new recruit.

I can handle the flak, says Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal
I can handle the flak, says Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal insisted on Friday that he can handle the mounting criticism of his tactics and team selections.

Manchester United under Louis van Gaal are "miserable", claims Paul Scholes
Manchester United under Louis van Gaal are "miserable", claims Paul Scholes

Manchester United, once a byword for slick attacking football, are playing some "miserable" stuff under manager Louis van Gaal, former United midfielder Paul Scholes believes.

Mino Raiola considering run for FIFA presidency
Mino Raiola considering run for FIFA presidency

Dutchman Mino Raiola, agent to top footballers including Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Mario Balotelli and Paul Pogba, said Friday he was seriously considering challenging Sepp Blatter for the FIFA presidency.

Arjen Robben to the rescue as Bayern Munich snatch win at Mainz
Arjen Robben to the rescue as Bayern Munich snatch win at Mainz

Arjen Robben scored a 90th minute winner in their 2-1 victory at Mainz 05 on Friday to send Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich into the winter break with a commanding 14-point lead.

Louis van Gaal's strong personality tailor-made for Manchester United: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Louis van Gaal's strong personality tailor-made for Manchester United: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Former striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has endorsed Louis van Gaal's "strong personality", saying the Dutchman possesses the kind of mentality his ex-club requires.

ISL: Delhi Dynamos coach defends playing style
ISL: Delhi Dynamos coach defends playing style

Just one goal has come from two matches for Delhi Dynamos so far in the Indian Super League but coach Harm van Veldhoven on Friday defended his style of football and said it was a matter of time his players get the opposition net.

Asiad gold proved hockey is still alive in India: Roelant Oltmans
Asiad gold proved hockey is still alive in India: Roelant Oltmans

India's gold medal in the just-concluded Asian Games after a 16-year hiatus has proved that hockey is "still alive and kicking" in the country which has a rich history in the sport, feels High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans.

Japanese Grand Prix: First blood to Lewis Hamilton
Japanese Grand Prix: First blood to Lewis Hamilton

Championship leader Lewis Hamilton stayed ahead of Mercedes teammate and rival Nico Rosberg in Friday's practice for the Formula One Japanese Grand Prix but both saw their efforts overshadowed by a teenager.

Louis van Gaal unconcerned by Wayne Rooney`s red mist
Louis van Gaal unconcerned by Wayne Rooney`s red mist

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal refused to discuss Wayne Rooney`s suitability to captain the team after the England forward was sent off against West Ham United.

Louis van Gaal admits Manchester United squad struggling to get grip of his ideas
Louis van Gaal admits Manchester United squad struggling to get grip of his ideas

Manchester United football team manager Louis van Gaal has admitted that his squad is struggling to understand his ideas , in light of the club's worst Premier League start.

Jamie Donaldson best of Ryder Cup trio as Joost Luiten leads
Jamie Donaldson best of Ryder Cup trio as Joost Luiten leads

Jamie Donaldson was best placed of the trio of Ryder Cup players at the Wales Open, the local star carding a third round 68 on Saturday to be placed six shots behind Joost Luiten.

Ebola scare: Dutchman cleared of deadly virus in Thailand

A Dutchman suspected to have contracted the Ebola disease has been cleared after blood tests showed negative for the deadly virus, confirmed the health ministry on Tuesday.

Tottenham Hotspur would have been easy option: Louis Van Gaal
Tottenham Hotspur would have been easy option: Louis Van Gaal

Louis van Gaal says he has no regrets about becoming Manchester United manager and claims that if he had wanted an easy life, he would have gone to Tottenham Hotspur.

Odds slashed on Louis van Gaal leaving Manchester United
Odds slashed on Louis van Gaal leaving Manchester United

British bookmakers reacted to Manchester United`s humiliating 4-0 defeat by MK Dons in the Capital One Cup by slashing the odds on manager Louis van Gaal leaving the club.

Louis van Gaal is over-training Manchester United players: Verheijen

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.

Louis Van Gaal fan Wayne Rooney desperate to copy new boss` hairdo

Manchester United fans have claimed that forward Wayne Rooney, who had been balding once, loves new boss Louis van Gaal so much that he is trying to copy the Dutchman`s hairdo.

Olympic champion wins first Rio 2016 sailing test event

Olympic champion Dorian van Rijsselberghe won the gold medal in the men`s RS:X sailing regatta - the first official test event for the 2016 Games.

Robin Haase calms his nerves in winning Gstaad start

Last year`s finalist Robin Haase had to fight through an extended case of first-match nerves to advance over Aleksandr Nedovyesov 6-4, 6-7 (3/7), 6-3 on another rainy day at the Swiss Open on Tuesday.