• Jose Mourinho leaves his London home, Monday May 23, 2016. Manchester United has fired manager Louis van Gaal after two turbulent years at the English Premier League club, it was reported on Monday, May 23, 2016. Former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is expected to replace Van Gaal.  (Jonathan Brady/PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT

    As Man U aura fades, Mourinho can make club box office again

    LONDON (AP) — The stability Alex Ferguson fostered over more than 26 years at Old Trafford has eroded in the three years since his retirement. Manchester United often seems like just any other team, shorn of its aura of superiority and orderly calm while churning through managers.

  • United players lift the trophy after they won the English FA Cup final soccer match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Wembley stadium in London, Saturday, May 21, 2016. United won 2-1. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

    Uncertainty faces Van Gaal despite ending Man United drought

    LONDON (AP) — Louis van Gaal had little time to savor delivering Manchester United’s first trophy since the Alex Ferguson dynasty ended three years ago.