Ashley Young

Position: Winger
Team: Manchester United
Born: July 9, 1985 (age 29)
Hometown: Stevenage, England
Height: 5'9"
Nationality: English
Manchester United's Ander Herrera passes against the LA Galaxy during their Chevrolet Cup match at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California on July 23, 2014
Ander Herrera labels Manchester United debut "a dream"
New Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera says that playing in front of 86,000 people on his debut or the club was "a dream".
Jul 24, 11:26
Ashley Young celebrates Manchester United's win over Manchester City on December 09, 2012.
Ashley Young: 'Manchester United keen to bounce back in Premier League'
Manchester United winger Ashley Young admits that his side were "keen to get up and running" in pre-season on the back of a "disappointing" campaign.
Jul 24, 07:15
Manchester United's Danny Welbeck celebrates his opening goal against the LA Galaxy during their Chevrolet Cup match at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California on July 23, 2014
Result: Louis van Gaal's Manchester United fire seven goals past Los Angeles Galaxy
Louis Van Gaal's reign at Manchester United begins with a 7-0 thrashing of Los Angeles Galaxy.
Jul 24, 06:14
Manchester United's newly-appointed Dutch manager Louis van Gaal addresses a press conference at Old Trafford in Manchester, north-west England, on July 17, 2014
Louis van Gaal 'to axe seven Manchester United players'
A report claims that Louis van Gaal will begin his reign as Manchester United manager by axing seven players in the next 48 hours.
Jul 17, 07:30
Netherlands' coach Louis van Gaal attends a training session of the Dutch national football team in Hoenderloo on May 7, 2014
Three players Manchester United should sign
Sports Mole picks out three players new Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal should target to return the club to winning ways.
Jul 16, 10:46
Ashley Young celebrates Manchester United's win over Manchester City on December 09, 2012.
Ashley Young to return to Aston Villa?
A report claims that Manchester United could sell Ashley Young back to former club Aston Villa this summer.
Jul 6, 12:25
English forward Wayne Rooney and English defender John Terry celebrate after scoring during the Euro 2012 football championships match England vs Ukraine on June 19, 2012
On this day: Wayne Rooney goal downs Ukraine
On this day in 2012, a second-half goal from Wayne Rooney earned England a 1-0 victory over Ukraine at Euro 2012.
Jun 19, 10:02
Manchester United's Ashley Young in action against Bayer Leverkusen during their Champions League group match on September 17, 2013
Ashley Young suffers Twitter abuse after expressing excitement about new season
Ashley Young receives a barrage of abuse on Twitter after expressing his excitement over Manchester United's opening league fixture against Swansea City.
Jun 18, 14:47
Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal speaks to members of the media after the Final Draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil at Costa do Sauipe Resort on December 6, 2013
Five immediate tasks for Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal
Sports Mole looks at five tasks that require immediate attention from new Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal.
May 20, 11:52
Dwight Yorke speaks to the media during a press conference at Museum of Contemporary Art on December 10, 2012
Video: Dwight Yorke turns goalkeeper for Manchester United bwin challenge
Dwight Yorke takes on a host of Manchester United stars as he tries his hand at goalkeeping for a bwin challenge.
May 15, 12:46
Manchester United's midfielder Ryan Giggs controls the ball during a friendly football match between AIK and Manchester United on August 6, 2013
Potential Manchester United guard change at Old Trafford tonight
Sports Mole takes a look at the players that could be appearing at Old Trafford for the last time as a Manchester United player this evening.
May 6, 16:09
Manchester United manager Ryan Giggs walks to the dugout prior to kick-off against Norwich in the Premier League match on April 26, 2014
Ryan Giggs: Right man, wrong time to manage Manchester United
Sports Mole assesses why now is not the right time for Ryan Giggs to be appointed the manager of Manchester United.
May 5, 15:46
England manager Roy Hodgson looks on prior to the international friendly match between England and Chile at Wembley Stadium on November 15, 2013
Roy Hodgson warns Manchester United players of England places
England boss Roy Hodgson warns his Three Lions players playing for Manchester United that their poor form could cost them a place in his World Cup squad.
May 4, 04:59
Sebastian Larsson of Sunderland is congratulated by teammates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on May 3, 2014
Match Analysis: Manchester United 0-1 Sunderland
Sports Mole looks back over Sunderland's 1-0 victory away at Manchester United.
May 3, 17:37
Sebastian Larsson of Sunderland is congratulated by teammates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on May 3, 2014
Result: Sunderland on brink of Premier League survival with shock Manchester United win
Sunderland ensure their Premier League survival with a 1-0 victory away at Manchester United.
May 3, 16:55
Ryan Giggs the Manchester United interim manager looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on May 3, 2014
Half-Time Report: Sebastian Larsson fires Sunderland into shock lead
Sebastian Larsson fires Sunderland into a shock 1-0 half-time lead at Manchester United.
May 3, 15:47
Wayne Rooney looks dejected against Manchester City on September 22, 2013.
Team News: Wayne Rooney missing from Manchester United matchday squad
Wayne Rooney is absent from the Manchester United squad for today's Premier League clash with Sunderland.
May 3, 14:18
Tom Cleverley, Ashley Young, Danny Welbeck and Adnan Januzaj of Manchestere United celebrate the third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Manchester United at KC Stadium on December 26, 2013
Danny Welbeck, Tom Cleverley and Ashley Young all fined?
Manchester United trio Tom Cleverley, Ashley Young and Danny Welbeck are all reportedly fined by manager David Moyes.
Apr 15, 05:20
Danny Welbeck of Manchester United celebrates after scoring during the internationaly friendly match in Hong Kong on July 29, 2013
Manchester United's Danny Welbeck, Tom Cleverley spotted dancing in street
Manchester United's Danny Welbeck and Tom Cleverley reportedly dance in the street just hours after getting knocked out of the Champions League.
Apr 11, 18:46
Tom Cleverley of Manchester United looks on during the FA Community Shield match between Manchester United and Wigan Athletic at Wembley Stadium on August 11, 2013
Futures of 10 Manchester United players in doubt?
Ten Manchester United players could reportedly face the exit door at Old Trafford this summer.
Apr 11, 09:08
Massadio Haidara of Newcastle United and Ashley Young of Manchester United battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Manchester United at St James' Park on April 5, 2014
Half-Time Report: Juan Mata curls Manchester United in front at Newcastle United
Juan Mata curls Manchester United into a 1-0 half-time lead against Newcastle United in Saturday's Premier League game at St James' Park.
Apr 5, 15:47
Nemanja Vidic of Manchester United heads in the first goal during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final first leg match against Bayern Munich on April 1, 2014
Preview: Newcastle United vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews the clash between hosting Newcastle and Manchester United, as the Magpies go in search of a first league double over the Red Devils since 1931.
Apr 3, 15:10
Manchester United's Ashley Young in action against Bayer Leverkusen during their Champions League group match on September 17, 2013
Ashley Young confident of Manchester United progress
Ashley Young believes Manchester United have given themselves a "massive" chance of reaching the Champions League semi-finals following Tuesday's 1-1 draw with Bayern Munich.
Apr 2, 16:03
Danny Higginbotham in action for Manchester United against Watford on April 29, 2000
Danny Higginbotham previews "very difficult" Bayern Munich tie
Sports Mole looks ahead to Manchester United's Champions League tie against Bayern Munich with their former defender Danny Higginbotham.
Mar 31, 11:24
Manchester United Manager David Moyes heads for the dressing room at half-time during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford on March 16, 2014
Team News: Five changes for Manchester United
Manchester United make five changes to their starting lineup for their game against Aston Villa this afternoon.
Mar 29, 12:02
Manchester Uniteds Scottish manager David Moyes reacts during a League Cup semi-final first leg match between Sunderland and Manchester United on January 7, 2014
Signs of supporter unrest at Old Trafford could prove costly for David Moyes
As Manchester United fans start to turn on David Moyes, Sports Mole looks at how the Scot made a rod for his own back against Manchester City.
Mar 26, 10:42
Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring against Manchester City on January 08, 2012.
Wayne Rooney's Manchester derby goals
Sports Mole looks back over each of the 11 goals that Wayne Rooney has scored in the Manchester derby.
Mar 25, 12:00
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United scores the opening goal with a long range shot during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Manchester United at Boleyn Ground on March 22, 2014
Match Analysis: West Ham United 0-2 Manchester United
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Manchester United's 2-0 victory at West Ham United in the Premier League.
Mar 22, 20:02
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United is congratulated by teammate Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United after scoring the opening goal against West Ham United on March 22, 2014
Result: Wayne Rooney brace hands Manchester United victory
Wayne Rooney's first-half brace secures a 2-0 victory for Manchester United against West Ham United at Upton Park in the Premier League.
Mar 22, 19:22
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United scores the opening goal with a long range shot during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Manchester United at Boleyn Ground on March 22, 2014
Half-Time Report: Wayne Rooney brace hands Manchester United lead
A brace from Wayne Rooney hands Manchester United the lead at the break in their Premier League clash with West Ham United.
Mar 22, 18:18
Man United's Nani and Newcastle's Mike Williamson in action during their Premier League match on December 7, 2013
Nani, Ryan Giggs to start for Manchester United?
Reports claim that David Moyes is considering including both Nani and Ryan Giggs in his Manchester United team to face Olympiacos.
Mar 19, 14:45
England manager Roy Hodgson looks on at the start of the international friendly football match between England and Scotland on August 14, 2013
Preview: England vs. Denmark
Sports Mole looks ahead to the international friendly between England and Denmark on Wednesday night.
Mar 3, 18:43
Antoine Griezmann of Real Sociedad de Futbol scores his team's second goal during the La Liga match between Real Sociedad de Futbol and UD Almeria at Estadio Anoeta on October 27, 2013
Where next for Antoine Griezmann?
Sports Mole discusses what the future could hold for Real Sociedad attacker Antoine Griezmann.
Feb 26, 16:55
Tom Cleverley of Manchester United looks on during the FA Community Shield match between Manchester United and Wigan Athletic at Wembley Stadium on August 11, 2013
Team News: Tom Cleverley, Antonio Valencia, Ashley Young in for Manchester United
Tom Cleverley, Antonio Valencia and Ashley Young all start for Manchester United against Olympiacos this evening.
Feb 25, 18:53
Ashley Young hits the bar during England's penalty shootout against Italy.
England's penalty shootout failures
After Roy Hodgson discusses his plans for penalty shootouts at the World Cup, Sports Mole looks back over England's defeats from 12 yards out.
Feb 25, 12:42
Martin Skrtel of Liverpool tackles Tomas Rosicky of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Emirates Stadium on November 2, 2013
Team News: Tomas Rosicky starts for Arsenal against Manchester United
Tomas Rosicky gets the start for Arsenal against Manchester United in the Premier League.
Feb 12, 18:49
Ashley Young of Manchester United scores his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Cardiff City at Old Trafford on January 28, 2014
Ashley Young urges positive Manchester United display
Manchester United winger Ashley Young urges his teammates to put in an attacking performance when they face Arsenal in the Premier League tonight.
Feb 12, 12:33
Man United manager David Moyes on the touchline during his team's Premier League match against Fulham on February 9, 2014
Who should Manchester United manager David Moyes start at Arsenal?
Sports Mole selects the 11 players who we believe should start for Manchester United against Arsenal tomorrow night.
Feb 11, 11:30
Fulham's Darren Bent heads in a late equaliser against Manchester United during their Premier League match on February 9, 2014
Result: Darren Bent stuns Manchester United with late equaliser
Fulham striker Darren Bent pounces in the final moments of the match against Manchester United to secure a 2-2 draw for the away side.
Feb 9, 17:59
Steve Sidwell of Fulham celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Fulham at Old Trafford on February 9, 2014
Half-Time Report: Steve Sidwell puts Fulham ahead at Old Trafford
Fulham are beating Manchester United at half time in their Premier League clash at Old Trafford.
Feb 9, 16:51
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