Record scorer Wayne Rooney set for Manchester derby return
Record scorer Wayne Rooney set for Manchester derby return

Manchester United are likely to welcome back captain Wayne Rooney from suspension for their visit to Premier League champions Manchester City on Sunday, hoping the striker can add to his record scoring tally in the derby.

Wayne Rooney in race to get fit for Manchester derby
Wayne Rooney in race to get fit for Manchester derby

After completing his three-match suspension, Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney is now battling an injury to be fit for Sunday's Manchester derby. The striker limped off with a foot injury in training on Monday.

Jamaican-born Raheem Sterling ignites debate in English football
Jamaican-born Raheem Sterling ignites debate in English football

Jamaican-born English winger Raheem Sterling has sparked a raging debate here over his decision not to start for England against Estonia in a European qualifier.

Euro 2016: England cruising but little to get excited about
Euro 2016: England cruising but little to get excited about

 Nine points from three games in a mediocre Euro 2016 qualifying group means fans can begin to dust off their French phrase books as surely not even England can make a drama out of this one.

Roy Hodgson denies plan to substitute Wayne Rooney before goal
Roy Hodgson denies plan to substitute Wayne Rooney before goal

England manager Roy Hodgson denied he had decided to substitute Wayne Rooney just before his captain scored what proved to be the decisive goal in England`s 1-0 victory in Estonia on Sunday.

Wayne Rooney closes on scoring record with winner in Estonia
Wayne Rooney closes on scoring record with winner in Estonia

Wayne Rooney struck with a 74th-minute free kick to give England a 1-0 win over 10-man Estonia in a Euro 2016 Group E qualifier on Sunday and move to within six goals of Bobby Charlton`s record tally of 49.

Euro 2016 qualifying: England labour to victory, Costa breaks Spain drought
Euro 2016 qualifying: England labour to victory, Costa breaks Spain drought

Wayne Rooney scored his 43rd international goal as England beat Estonia 1-0 to preserve their perfect Euro 2016 qualifying record on Sunday while Chelsea striker Diego Costa finally opened his Spain account.

England made to work hard in 5-0 win over San Marino
England made to work hard in 5-0 win over San Marino

England duly beat San Marino 5-0 to maintain their perfect start to their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign but laboured for long periods against the joint-worst team in the world at a half-full Wembley on Thursday.

Manchester United vs Everton: Their last five league meetings
Manchester United vs Everton: Their last five league meetings

Manchester United's traditional rivals include Manchester City, Liverpool and Leeds United. However, the fixture against Everton has gained an edge over the years. For almost a decade, the two sides were managed by fiery Scots in Sir Alex Ferguson and David Moyes, which resulted in great banter and camaraderie between the duo.

Louis van Gaal happy with Manchester United's mid-week friendlies plan
Louis van Gaal happy with Manchester United's mid-week friendlies plan

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal revealed on Friday that he has given his consent to the club`s proposals to play mid-week friendly matches overseas in the new year.

Top four finish is a realistic target: Robin van Persie
Top four finish is a realistic target: Robin van Persie

Robin van Persie believes Manchester United`s expensively-assembled forward line have it in them to frighten their opponents.

I deserved to be sent-off, admits Wayne Rooney
I deserved to be sent-off, admits Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney admitted he deserved to be sent-off in Manchester United`s 2-1 win over West Ham as his sixth career red card again put his temperament under the spotlight.

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.

Chelsea preserve lead, Wayne Rooney sent off in Manchester United win
Chelsea preserve lead, Wayne Rooney sent off in Manchester United win

Premier League leaders Chelsea conserved their three-point advantage by beating Aston Villa 3-0 on Saturday, while Wayne Rooney was sent off as Manchester United edged West Ham United.

Chelsea preserve lead, Wayne Rooney sees red card in Manchester United win
Chelsea preserve lead, Wayne Rooney sees red card in Manchester United win

Premier League leaders Chelsea conserved their three-point advantage by beating Aston Villa 3-0 on Saturday, while Wayne Rooney was sent off as Manchester United edged West Ham United.

Manchester United need massive investment on new players, says Phil Neville
Manchester United need massive investment on new players, says Phil Neville

Manchester United, who spent 150 million pounds ($245.18 million) on new players in the summer, might need to spend another 100 million pounds before they can compete for the Premier League title, according to former defender Phil Neville.

Van Gaal looks for lead from `privileged` Wayne Rooney
Van Gaal looks for lead from `privileged` Wayne Rooney

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has suggested Wayne Rooney has "privileges" as he prepares his side to travel to Leicester on Sunday.

First win for Louis Van Gaal as Manchester United crush Queens Park Rangers
First win for Louis Van Gaal as Manchester United crush Queens Park Rangers

Manchester United recorded their first competitive victory in five games under new manager Louis van Gaal when they thrashed Queens Park Rangers 4-0 at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Radamel Falcao stays cool under Manchester United glare
Radamel Falcao stays cool under Manchester United glare

A composed and measured Radamel Falcao made his media bow at Manchester United on Thursday, showing few signs of the weight of goal-scoring expectation on his shoulders.

Raheem Sterling has room for improvement: Roy Hodgson
Raheem Sterling has room for improvement: Roy Hodgson

 England manager Roy Hodgson has predicted that Raheem Sterling will become an even more dangerous player, as the teenage Liverpool forward`s importance to his national side continues to grow.