Louis van Gaal shows Man United festive cheer
Louis van Gaal shows Man United festive cheer

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has entered into the festive spirit by granting his players Christmas Day with their families ahead of Friday`s Premier League meeting with Newcastle United.

Premier League title hopes dented by Villa draw, says Louis van Gaal
Premier League title hopes dented by Villa draw, says Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal fears Manchester United`s failure to beat Aston Villa will prove a major blow to their hopes of winning the Premier League title.

Radamel Falcao on target but Manchester United frustrated by 10-man Aston Villa
Radamel Falcao on target but Manchester United frustrated by 10-man Aston Villa

Manchester United`s slim hopes of reviving their Premier League title challenge were dealt a blow as they were forced to settle for a 1-1 draw at 10-man Aston Villa on Saturday.

Louis Van Gaal will wait to decide Radamel Falcao future
Louis Van Gaal will wait to decide Radamel Falcao future

Louis van Gaal has revealed he won`t decide if Radamel Falcao has a long-term future at Manchester United until the injury-plagued Colombia striker has a long run in the team.

Radamel Falcao keen to stay at Manchester United
Radamel Falcao keen to stay at Manchester United

 Striker Radamel Falcao asserted he still wants to stay at Manchester United next season despite his early difficulties at the club.

Radamel Falcao's wife hits back at Louis van Gaal fitness claim
Radamel Falcao's wife hits back at Louis van Gaal fitness claim

Manchester United forward Radamel Falcao is "100 percent ready to give everything" according to wife Lorelei Taron who hit back at manager Louis van Gaal`s suggestion that the Colombian is only fit enough to play 20 minutes.

Radamel Falcao must accept substitute role: Louis van Gaal
Radamel Falcao must accept substitute role: Louis van Gaal

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has declared that Radamel Falcao must content himself with a bit-part role as the on-loan Colombian striker works his way back to full fitness.

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.

Robin van Persie struggling for confidence, admits Louis van Gaal
Robin van Persie struggling for confidence, admits Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal admits Manchester United striker Robin van Persie is struggling for confidence after a bad performance against Arsenal.

Robin van Persie will need to fight for Manchester United place, says Louis van Gaal
Robin van Persie will need to fight for Manchester United place, says Louis van Gaal

The pressure is certainly on Robin van Persie. The Netherlands star is living through a barren patch for Manchester United. And compounding his worries is the recent comment from the club manager Louis van Gaal that the Dutch captain will need to fight for his place.

Radamel Falcao, Marcos Rojo in line for Manchester United returns
Radamel Falcao, Marcos Rojo in line for Manchester United returns

Radamel Falcao and Marcos Rojo could both return from injury for Manchester United`s home game against Hull City on Saturday, manager Louis van Gaal revealed on Friday.

Louis van Gaal cautious over permanent deal for Radamel Falcao
Louis van Gaal cautious over permanent deal for Radamel Falcao

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has postponed a decision on whether to seal a permanent deal for Radamel Falcao because of the latest injury to the Colombia striker.

Daley Blind blow worsens situation at injury-ridden Manchester United
Daley Blind blow worsens situation at injury-ridden Manchester United

With Arsenal waiting in the weekend's Premier League tie at the Emirates in London, the situation at Manchester United has hit a new low. Daley Blind who has been Louis van Gaal's one of the main components as an utility player, is reportedly out for upto six weeks with a knee injury. The Dutch international suffered a blow on his knee in the Euro 2016 qualifying match between Netherlands and Latvia.

James Rodriguez`s Colombia rally past USA as France settle for draw
James Rodriguez`s Colombia rally past USA as France settle for draw

Colombia, skippered by their youngest ever captain James Rodriguez, came from behind to beat the United States 2-1 in an international friendly Friday in London as France salvaged a 1-1 draw against Albania in Rennes.

Radamel Falcao faces extended absence, says Louis van Gaal
Radamel Falcao faces extended absence, says Louis van Gaal

Whether it be injury or for reasons of balance, Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has warned striker Radamel Falcao could face a lengthy absence from his top-heavy side as they struggle to find a winning formula.

EPL preview: Manchester City vs Manchester United
EPL preview: Manchester City vs Manchester United

Manchester football supremacy will be at stake at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday when Premier League rivals Manchester City and Manchester United face off in a potentially momentous derby showdown.

Wayne Rooney gets Manchester derby all-clear from Louis van Gaal
Wayne Rooney gets Manchester derby all-clear from Louis van Gaal

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has been passed fit for the Manchester derby on Sunday, manager Louis van Gaal said on Friday.

Falcao-led Colombia to face US in London
Falcao-led Colombia to face US in London

Colombia, sparked by Manchester United forward Radamel Falcao and Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez, will face the United States in a football friendly on November 14 at Craven Cottage in London.

Louis van Gaal getting through to Manchester United players
Louis van Gaal getting through to Manchester United players

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal believes his players are starting to understand what he wants from them three months into his Old Trafford reign.

Radamel Falcao scores as Colombia beat El Salvador 3-0
Radamel Falcao scores as Colombia beat El Salvador 3-0

Radamel Falcao`s first international goal in nearly a year and a quickfire Carlos Bacca brace gave Colombia a 3-0 victory over El Salvador on Friday in a friendly in the US.