The US international will miss the start of the season
The striker is the subject of a bid from Chelsea
With names such as van Persie, Welbeck, Hernandez and Giggs, surely the United squad would have no problems trying to score a simple goal? Think again...
The new manager has lost two of his first three games in charge
The new champions play Arsenal this weekend
England international certain to miss three games
United went behind to the England midfielder's second half strike
As United prepare for neighbours' visit, manager confident Van Persie will end drought
Both were forced out of Sunday's Premier League win over Liverpool
Win a bottle of wine
Manchester United manager was furious with overruled decision
Premier League team news
Manager has misgivings about end of year parties following number of high profile incidents
Rio Ferdinand will not make an assessment until Christmas about whether Manchester United can look forward to a season of promise.
Manchester United assistant boss Mike Phelan feels the team reaching the last 16 of the Champions League as Group H winners with two games to spare has provided just the response Red Devils supporters were looking for following last season's disappointing performance in the competition.
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling feels the team benefited from the unexpected break provided by a power cut in their 3-1 Champions League victory at Braga.