Ian Herbert is Chief Sportswriter at The Independent.
Manchester United 1 Arsenal 2: Ashley Young shines brightest in a season of gloom, but Louis van Gaal still refuses to acknowledge it
10 March 2015 11:34 AM
Young has enjoyed a resurgence when his United career appeared over but Van Gaal's refusal to single players out sees him overshadowed by United's failures
10 March 2015 01:26 AM
Van Gaal’s prickly response to questions is not helping his reputation at a time when United are going to fail for the first time since 1989 to win a trophy in two consecutive seasons
09 March 2015 10:56 PM
Supporters came onto the pitch during and after the FA Cup tie with West Brom
Manchester United vs Arsenal match report: Danny Welbeck comes back to haunt old club as Angel Di Maria season hits new low
09 March 2015 10:02 PM
Manchester United 1 Arsenal 2: Nacho Monreal opened the scoring before Wayne Rooney equalised - only for former striker to score second-half winner and Angel Di Maria to see red
Louis van Gaal appears to excuse Angel Di Maria form in Manchester United vs Arsenal match programme: 'We are all human beings'
09 March 2015 07:46 PM
Dutchman explains new foreign players need time to adapt
09 March 2015 06:31 PM
“No. No. At no point did I make any instruction to anyone"
09 March 2015 04:59 PM
Mr Morgan insisted 10 times that he did not issue any instruction
Manchester United vs Arsenal: A lesson Louis van Gaal could learn from former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson
08 March 2015 10:30 PM
COMMENT: Ferguson just signed players who fitted the system and gave them freedom to play, writes Ian Herbert. The current Manchester United manager could do with employing that light touch approach
Bradford vs Reading FA Cup preview: Thirty years on from the Valley Parade fire, Bradford’s story starts to be told
06 March 2015 09:42 PM
It’s football’s forgotten tragedy but a play is reawakening the events of that afternoon in 1985. As the club contemplates an FA Cup quarter-final Ian Herbert speaks to those involved on that fateful day and those helping to finally tell the tale
Police want right of veto over 'high risk' Friday night fixtures in wake of new Premier League TV deal
05 March 2015 11:05 PM
Exclusive: Last month, Merseyside Police went to court to get the kick-off time for the derby between Everton and Liverpool moved to an earlier slot
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
David Cameron calls Labour 'hopeless, sneering socialists' while announcing 7-day NHS plans
Revealed: Putin's army of pro-Kremlin bloggers
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 1 East 17 bandmember Brian Harvey in 'very desperate situation’
- 2 Is this bridge haunted by the ghost of nu rave?
- 3 Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
- 4 The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 5 Scientists have discovered a simple way to cook rice that dramatically cuts the calories