Sport QPR striker Loic Remy

The former keeper wants to see new arrivals at St James' Park

Football: Signs of United'shard times

Nick Townsend in Monaco sees a rare stumble from the champions

Football: Solskjaer joins Cole for Super showdown

THE MANCHESTER United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, will stick to his squad rotation policy for tonight's Super Cup game against Lazio in Monaco but insists the competition - yet another distraction in an already congested fixture list - is worth winning.

Football: Edwards to shed stake in United

MARTIN EDWARDS, Manchester United's chief executive, admitted yesterday that he would consider selling his shares in the club to help him become the next plc chairman.

Football: Cole is threatened with legal action

ANDY COLE was last night facing the threat of legal action over a controversial challenge on one of Australia's most promising players.

Football: No English lions, only workhorses

Andrew Longmore watches the new guard display the same old failings; Road to Euro 2000: Sweden show tactical superiority as national coach's honeymoon comes to an end

Football: Batty proves a hard man to dislodge

England's midfield was exposed before Scholes' exit.

Football: The second incoming of Sheringham

'Teddy has sent out a message to everyone - get your form right and you'll be back for England'; Nick Townsend says the nation can benefit from the United effect

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Football: Ferguson's laughing cavaliers

Yorke and Cole enter the San Siro as possibly the best strike force in United's history. By Phil Shaw

Football: European Cup quarter-final - Manchester United 2 Internazionale 0: Yorke puts United in sight of summit

Composure of Ferguson's men ensures clean sheet and two-goal advantage for second leg

Football: Keegan keeps England door ajar

Fulham's talisman says he is not for turning. But he also cannot resist a challenge. By Nick Townsend

Football: Yorke inspires United's six-gun salute

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Football: United run on Cole power

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Football: Villa fans asked to hold fire on Yorke

WHEN DWIGHT YORKE defected from Aston Villa to Manchester United, John Gregory said he could have shot him. As the Villa manager prepared the Premiership leaders for tomorrow's visit of second-placed United, he appealed for supporters to hold their verbal fire until Yorke became a legitimate target at kick-off time.
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