Real Madrid duo Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho will not attend Monday's FIFA Ballon d'Or ceremony in Switzerland, when Barcelona's Lionel Messi is expected to scoop the award for a third successive time.
Cristiano Ronaldo says Sir Alex Ferguson is one of the "most important people in the world for me" after crediting the Manchester United with transforming him into one of the world's best players.
European champions Barcelona dominate the 23-man shortlist for the 2011 FIFA Ballon d'Or with eight squad members in the running. Real Madrid have five nominees.
Sir Alex Ferguson las launched a staunch defence of the touchline antics of Jose Mourinho, stressing that the Real Madrid coach's behaviour is just his way of showing "enthusiasm" for the game.
Cristiano Ronaldo says he would happily sign a ten-year contract at Real Madrid, but he is not ruling out a return to the Premier League.
Pep Guardiola rejected the idea that Barcelona's 2009 Champions League final victory over Manchester United will help them if Sir Alex Ferguson's side make the Wembley final.
Gary Neville admits Jose Mourinho could one day manage Manchester United but he insisted Sir Alex Ferguson will remain in the job for some time yet.
Referee Claus Bo Larsen has named Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo his 'most annoying player'.
Jose Mourinho was inducted into the League Managers Association's Hall of Fame on Sunday, claiming his time in England was "the best time of my career so far".
Sir Alex Ferguson says Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney could be sidelined for longer than an initial three weeks due to an ankle injury sustained in training.
Wayne Rooney's one-time partner in crime Cristiano Ronaldo is backing his former team-mate to get back to his best for Manchester United now that his future is sorted out.
Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti has confirmed the club would be interested in signing Wayne Rooney if he decides to leave Manchester United.
Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho believes contract-stalling Wayne Rooney will stay at Manchester United despite talk of the striker swapping Old Trafford for the Bernabeu.
Real Madrid's director general, Jorge Valdano, has confirmed his admiration for Wayne Rooney but suggested there may be no place for him in the current team.
Jose Mourinho insists he does not worry about his critics at Real Madrid but revealed he still prefers working in England.
Sir Alex Ferguson believes Rafael Benitez may struggle to match up to Jose Mourinho's achievements at Inter.