Manchester United v Middlesbrough News

Boro in move to snatch Neville

Boro boss Gareth Southgate has put the United captain at the top of his wishlist as he looks to bounce back from the Championship.

Fergie: Red Devils will play to win

Sir Alex Ferguson has urged worried North-East football fans not to fret about the Manchester United team he will send out at Hull on Sunday.

Scudamore defends squad rotation

Barclays Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore believes Sir Alex Ferguson has every right to field a weakened team against Hull on Sunday.

North East trio deny reports

Middlesbrough, Newcastle and Sunderland have denied reports they could sue Manchester United should they play a weakened side against Hull City this weekend.

Middlesbrough 0 Man Utd 2

Ryan Giggs and Park Ji-Sung increased Manchester United's stranglehold on the Barclays Premier League title as Middlesbrough's relegation fears increased.

Fergie plans Boro changes

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson admits he will make wholesale changes to his side to face Middlesbrough.

Missed chances concern Fergie

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson said it was a "big concern" after his side missed a whole host of chances in the 1-0 win over Middlesbrough on Monday.

Man Utd 1-0 Middlesbrough

A second-half Dimitar Berbatov goal earned Manchester United a crucial three points in their title race catch-up against Middlesbrough at Old Trafford on Monday night.

United boosted by Possebon news

Manchester United have been boosted by the news that Rodrigo Possebon did not get his leg broken by Middlesbrough captain Emanuel Pogatetz.

Man Utd 3-1 Middlesbrough

It was almost as if Cristiano Ronaldo had never been away as he marked his return to Manchester United's starting line-up with a goal.

Fergie ready to down Gunners

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson had a feeling his side might drop points at Middlesbrough, but is now ready to end Arsenal's title hopes.

Injury relief for Ferdinand

Scans have confirmed that Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand did not break his metatarsal at Middlesbrough.