Manchester United vs Chelsea: Juan Mata's moment of reckoning

Despite being awarded Chelsea's player of the year twice in a row, Jose Mourinho deemed Juan Mata surplus to requirements for his ambitious second stint at Stamford Bridge.

Louis van Gaal puts Manchester United on track for fruitful journey ahead

Louis van Gaal will be a delighted man not just for the series of victories in the Premier League, but also due to his players' rise in stature and confidence that will serve as a huge boost for next season.

EPL: Chelsea extend lead as United down City in Manchester derby
EPL: Chelsea extend lead as United down City in Manchester derby

Chelsea increased their lead at the top of the Premier League with a 1-0 win at QPR on Sunday as Manchester United added to Manchester City`s woes with a come-from-behind 4-2 derby victory at Old Trafford.

EPL Gameweek 32, United vs City: As it happened...
EPL Gameweek 32, United vs City: As it happened...

Welcome to the live coverage between Manchester United and Manchester City to be held at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Manchester United can overtake City and finish second: Juan Mata
Manchester United can overtake City and finish second: Juan Mata

Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata says his team can overtake arch-rivals Manchester City and claim the English Premier League (EPL) runners-up place.

Five players who could be crucial for Manchester United's top four run-in

With eight matches to go for the 2014-15 Premier League season to end, the race for the top four has heated up perfectly to promise an upcoming spell of enthralling football.

How Steven Gerrard conspired against self in Manchester United clash

Steven Gerrard. The name is synonymous with a certain section of Reds, which have dominated English football for a long time. But on Sunday, March 22, his image received an incorrigible hit. After all, not everyone is very forgiving.

Juan Mata urges Manchester United to remain grounded
Juan Mata urges Manchester United to remain grounded

Anfield match-winner Juan Mata warned his Manchester United team-mates on Monday that they still have a long way to go in the Premier League race for Champions League qualification.

Louis Van Gaal beams after Manchester United storm Anfield
Louis Van Gaal beams after Manchester United storm Anfield

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal heralded his team`s 2-1 victory over Champions League qualification rivals Liverpool at Anfield as "one of the most important in my career".

Manchester United punish Steven Gerrard, Chelsea extend lead
Manchester United punish Steven Gerrard, Chelsea extend lead

Manchester United punished Steven Gerrard`s moment of madness as Juan Mata`s double secured a vital 2-1 win over bitter rivals Liverpool, while leaders Chelsea reestablished their stranglehold on the Premier League title race with a 3-2 victory at Hull on Sunday.

Two-goal Juan Mata enjoys 'best game' for Manchester United
Two-goal Juan Mata enjoys 'best game' for Manchester United

Juan Mata, it appears, has struggled to make a lasting impression on Louis van Gaal at Manchester United just as he failed to woo Jose Mourinho at his previous club Chelsea.

Liverpool vs Manchester United: Steven Gerrard off as Juan Mata brace ends Reds run
Liverpool vs Manchester United: Steven Gerrard off as Juan Mata brace ends Reds run

Steven Gerrard`s last game against Manchester United ended with an ignominious red card as Juan Mata`s superb double condemned Liverpool to a 2-1 defeat at Anfield on Sunday.

Steven Gerrard sent-off in Liverpool-Manchester United clash
Steven Gerrard sent-off in Liverpool-Manchester United clash

Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard got an unceremonious red card in the high stake English League clash with eternal rivals Manchester United in front of a packed Anfield crowd on Sunday.

Juan Mata warns Manchester United can`t afford another slip
Juan Mata warns Manchester United can`t afford another slip

Juan Mata has warned his Manchester United team-mates they can`t afford another slip-up when they face Burnley at Old Trafford on Wednesday.

Louis van Gaal dreams of Wembley after replay stroll
Louis van Gaal dreams of Wembley after replay stroll

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal reiterated his determination to win a trophy in his debut season after his side beat Cambridge United in the FA Cup fourth round.

Manchester United into FA Cup fifth round as Cambridge hopes end
Manchester United into FA Cup fifth round as Cambridge hopes end

Manchester United reached the FA Cup fifth round and avoided any further embarrassment against stubborn fourth-tier side Cambridge United with a 3-0 replay win at Old Trafford on Tuesday that did little to excite their fans. 

In-form Manchester United `forcing luck`, says Louis van Gaal
In-form Manchester United `forcing luck`, says Louis van Gaal

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal felt that his side`s 3-0 Premier League victory over Liverpool proved that his methods are beginning to take effect at Old Trafford.

David de Gea stars as Manchester United deepen Liverpool gloom
David de Gea stars as Manchester United deepen Liverpool gloom

Wayne Rooney, Juan Mata and Robin van Persie scored as Manchester United rubbed salt into Liverpool`s wounds with a crushing 3-0 home victory in the Premier League on Sunday.

Five players Louis van Gaal could spend the war chest given to him in 2015

After spending a whooping GBP 150m in the 2014 summer transfer window, English giants Manchester United are set for a similar splurge next season. Reports suggest that United will hand manager Louis van Gaal a war chest in excess of GBP 150m for the next season.

Steven Gerrard, Juan Mata leave Liverpool, Manchester United smiling
Steven Gerrard, Juan Mata leave Liverpool, Manchester United smiling

Steven Gerrard and Juan Mata scored pivotal goals as Liverpool and Manchester United each posted victories over obdurate opposition in the Premier League on Tuesday.