Luke Shaw lucky to play in Manchester United friendly, says Louis van Gaal
- Reece James had been scheduled to play
- United in the market for defenders
Manchester United edge past Internazionale on penalties
- Manchester United 0-0 Internazionale (5-3 pens)
Commonwealth Games 2014: Adam Gemili keeps mind on track after silver
• Gemili celebrates 100m with a ‘protein shake and ice bath’
• Sprinter is fully focused on 200m European championship glory
Should Aston Villa players be allowed to take penalties in shootouts?
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Commonwealth Games 2014: Laura Weightman wins silver in 1500m
• ‘I’m so very proud of her,’ says coach Steve Cram
• Samuel is second in triple jump but Sharman hits hurdle
Ray Whelan still in prison amid doubts over World Cup touting charges
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Louis van Gaal: ‘We are changing way United play – that’s hard for them’
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From Rhodes to Brisbane, the FFA Cup is finally born
Australia’s national knockout competition arrived on Tuesday night, completing a story of kinship, history and rowdy fans
Yaya Touré says he will stay at Manchester City ‘as long as possible’
• Midfielder had series of rows with City officials in summer
• Touré has regained focus following death of younger brother
Manchester United’s Louis van Gaal vows not to be provoked by Mourinho
• ‘I’m not reacting to that kind of stuff,’ he says of Chelsea coach
• Van Gaal warns United might struggle for first three months
Away Days: NSW Waratahs v ACT Brumbies
There is more than enough hate to go around when the team from the capital take on their Harbour City rivals, writes Matt Cleary
Commonwealth Games 2014: Ben Proud seals freestyle glory for England
• ‘I’ve learned from past as I start blacking out when nervous’
• Dan Wallace celebrates in a kilt after winning 200m medley
Commonwealth Games 2014: day six – as it happened!
Day six at the Games will be remembered for England, Scotland and Wales’ efforts in the gymnastics
England, Scotland and Wales jubilant after team gymnastics finals
England dominated Commonwealth Games men’s competition, while Scotland and Wales won their first ever team medalsREAD MORE...
Moeen Ali earns trust of England captain by trying not to be too clever
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Stuart Broad: Peter Moores boosted England’s aggression against India
• ‘He told us to express ourselves and it shone through’
• Ian Bell faces fitness test after injuring thumb
Commonwealth Games sees Louis Smith return to take gold
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Ross Barkley signs new four-year contract at Everton
• ‘I never thought about leaving,’ says 20-year-old midfielder
• Roberto Martínez says ‘Barkley is massive part of our squad’
England’s Anderson and Broad dominate on day three against India
• England 569-7 dec; India 323-8
• Three wickets apiece for Jimmy Anderson and Stuart Broad
Nigel Davies says he was ‘disappointed’ at sacking by Gloucester
• Director of rugby dismissed at end of last season
• Gloucester finished ninth after defeat on final day