Premier League: Jose Mourinho all set to take control at Manchester United

Premier League: Jose Mourinho all set to take control at Manchester United

Mourinho, always hype conscious of his public persona, was said to have spent part of Thursday crafting his message to United fans in a statement which will accompany the club`s announcement of the deal.

Jose Mourinho signs Manchester United contract: Reports

Jose Mourinho signs Manchester United contract: Reports

Mourinho has been out of work since being sacked by Chelsea in December.

Zlatan Ibrahamovic praises Jose Mourinho but refuses to name next club

Zlatan Ibrahamovic praises Jose Mourinho but refuses to name next club

Rumours link the Swedish striker to a move to Old Trafford.

Manchester United: Were the Red Devils wrong in sacking Louis van Gaal?

Jose Mourinho is expected to replace his former mentor LVG at Old Trafford.

Manchester United lacked identity under Louis van Gaal, says Cristiano Ronaldo

Manchester United lacked identity under Louis van Gaal, says Cristiano Ronaldo

While former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is reportedly said to fill in the Dutchman's shoes, the club is yet to make an official announcement.

Champions League: Cristiano Ronaldo fit and ready to fire Real Madrid to more European glory

Champions League: Cristiano Ronaldo fit and ready to fire Real Madrid to more European glory

Ronaldo is top scorer in this season`s tournament with 16 goals and is one strike away from equalling the record tally of 17 he set in 2013/14.

Cristiano Ronaldo wants extended Real Madrid stay

Cristiano Ronaldo wants extended Real Madrid stay

The Portuguese has broken the club`s all-time goalscoring record with 364 goals in 347 games on route to being crowned as the world`s best player in 2013 and 2014.

Jose Mourinho: Former Chelsea boss is all set to become Mancheser United's new manager

Jose Mourinho: Former Chelsea boss is all set to become Mancheser United's new manager

Mourinho must decide on the future of England midfielder Michael Carrick, who is out of contract shortly but retains a strong voice in the squad.

Premier League: Leicester City will still be the underdogs, says manager Claudio Ranieri

Premier League: Leicester City will still be the underdogs, says manager Claudio Ranieri

Dismissed in November 2014 as national coach of Greece after a shock defeat to the Faroe Islands, he was appointed by Leicester to some consternation last year.

Champions League final goal like losing virginity – Sergio Ramos

Champions League final goal like losing virginity – Sergio Ramos

Ramos broke Atletico`s hearts with his stoppage time equaliser to deny Diego Simeone`s men a first ever European Cup before a rampant Real ran out 4-1 winners after extra-time.

Dutch coach Danny Blind flays Man Utd over Van Gaal sacking

Dutch coach Danny Blind flays Man Utd over Van Gaal sacking

Blind had assisted van Gaal during the 2014 World Cup before taking over as the team`s national coach.

Cristiano Ronaldo confident of Champions League glory despite injury scare

Cristiano Ronaldo confident of Champions League glory despite injury scare

An 11th European Cup would cap a sensational start to Zidane`s senior management career having turned around Real`s fortunes with 21 wins from 26 games since replacing the sacked Rafael Benitez in January.

SHOCKING VIDEO: Argentine footballer dies after being struck in head

SHOCKING VIDEO: Argentine footballer dies after being struck in head

The Argentine Football Association later released a statement to express their condolences.

FIFA sack top official Markus Kattner over `breaches` worth millions

FIFA sack top official Markus Kattner over `breaches` worth millions

The action is a new blow to FIFA`s reputation as it seeks to redeem its scandal-tainted name under new president Gianni Infantino who was elected in February.

Louis van Gaal axed by Manchester United as Jose Mourinho waits in wings

Louis van Gaal axed by Manchester United as Jose Mourinho waits in wings

Van Gaal felt he was hard done by after United suffered injuries to several key players and he couldn`t hide his anguish at his premature exit.

Manchester United show Louis van Gaal the door with Jose Mourinho set to arrive at Old Trafford: Report

Manchester United show Louis van Gaal the door with Jose Mourinho set to arrive at Old Trafford: Report

There was a meeting between the 64-year-old and club vice chairman Ed Woodward in the morning.

Copa del Rey: Barcelona edge out Sevilla in bad-tempered final

Copa del Rey: Barcelona edge out Sevilla in bad-tempered final

"It was a great intense and exciting final," said Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta.

I see an outset of a footballing atmosphere in India: Narendra Modi

I see an outset of a footballing atmosphere in India: Narendra Modi

Modi had earlier urged Indian football fans to give suggestions and ideas to help make the game more popular throughout the country.

WATCH: Sir Alex Ferguson enters Manchester United FC dressing room, hugs Louis van Gaal

WATCH: Sir Alex Ferguson enters Manchester United FC dressing room, hugs Louis van Gaal

The 64-year-old Van Gaal thoroughly enjoyed the FA Cup win with the lads.