Nani has no plans to quit Manchester United

Manchester United winger Nani has no plans to quit the English champions following the signing of Ashley Young last week, telling Reuters he welcomed the competition for a place in the starting line-up at Old Trafford.

Park pours energy into atoning for disappointments of previous finals

Dropped in 2008 and defeated in 2009, the in-form Korean is eager to make amends at Wembley

Blackpool dare to dream before United break Holloway's heart

Manchester United 4 Blackpool 2

Fergie: I'll be here next year

Sir Alex insists he's staying put even if he wins the double but Drogba-inspired champions have the momentum and – if they have the luck at Old Trafford today – can stop United lifting a record 19th title

And now for the hard part: Barça await after stroll for calm United

Manchester United 4 Schalke 1 (Man Utd win 6-1 on aggregate)

United in peril of creating own version of the 'Keegan choke'

Arsenal 1 Manchester United 0

Rooney destroys feeble Schalke to put United on verge of the final

Schalke 0 Manchester United 2

Edwin van der Sar 'still learning'

Veteran Manchester United goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar says he is still learning new tricks at 40.

Touré de force ruins United's treble dream

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Lee is ready to catch Stoke napping

He once dozed off in the dug-out but South Korean hopes Bolton are the wide-awake club at Wembley today

City end United's treble bid after Scholes sees red

Manchester City 1 Manchester United 0

Alex Ferguson counting on Manchester United experience

Sir Alex Ferguson hopes Manchester United's vast experience of handling FA Cup semi-final nerves can prove crucial in tomorrow's derby clash with City at Wembley.

James Lawton: Will Abramovich at last grasp need for continuity to steady Bridge?

Chelsea are a fractured team which now have to be rebuilt. But by whom? A professional football man or someone who could fill his yachts with all his football whims?

United end Abramovich's Euro dream for another season

Manchester United 2 Chelsea 1 (Man Utd win 3-1 on aggregate)

Rio Ferdinand could feature for Manchester United against Chelsea

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has not entirely ruled Rio Ferdinand out of Wednesday's Champions League clash with Chelsea, but the deposed England captain is more likely to return from injury next weekend.

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