The path was clear for the former Chelsea manager to be confirmed as the new United boss after Van Gaal was sacked Monday - the price of failing to get one of the world's biggest clubs into the Champions League.
25 May 2016 01:02
Liverpool signed Germany Under-21 goalkeeper Loris Karius from Mainz on Tuesday for a fee reported to be £4.7 million (US$6.8 million).
24 May 2016 23:05
Liverpool and Manchester United have been fined by UEFA over a variety of charges, including illicit chanting, during their Europa League last-16 tie.
25 May 2016 02:35
Top seed Novak Djokovic launched his bid for a first French Open title with a routine victory while Serena Williams began the defence of her crown, but Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber crashed out on Tuesday.
25 May 2016 01:56
Fifth seed Victoria Azarenka was knocked out of the French Open on Tuesday when she was forced to retire from her opening round tie with a knee injury.
25 May 2016 03:27
Nour El Sherbini, the new young star of world squash, suffered an opening day round robin defeat on Tuesday which left her much to do if she is to qualify for the knockout stages of the PSA World Series Finals.
25 May 2016 01:10
Dutchman Steven Kruijswijk moved closer to a history-making Giro d'Italia triumph on Tuesday (May 24) after stretching his lead over Esteban Chaves and Vincenzo Nibali in a thrilling 16th stage won by Alejandro Valverde.
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