Marouane Fellaini

Position: Attacking midfield
Team: Manchester United
Born: November 22, 1987 (age 26)
Hometown: Etterbeek, Belgium
Height: 6'4"
Nationality: Belgian
Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates after scoring during a Group H football match between Belgium and Algeria on June 17, 2014
Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini vows to fight for first-team football
Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini vows to fight for his place in Louis van Gaal's starting XI.
Sep 11, 01:53
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes: 'Manchester United fans can stop moaning about calibre of players'
Paul Scholes believes that Manchester United fans have no right to "moan" about the squad following the arrivals of Angel di Maria and Radamel Falcao.
Sep 10, 09:59
 Ed Woodward prepare to ring the Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange on August 10, 2012
Manchester United's Louis van Gaal: 'Ed Woodward in charge of transfers, not me'
Manchester United's Louis van Gaal insists that he is not responsible for getting transfers over the line because that is the job of executive vice chairman Ed Woodward.
Aug 29, 16:37
 Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United walks to his seat prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester United at Stadium of Light on August 24, 2014
Preview: Burnley vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Manchester United's Premier League trip to Burnley as the Red Devils desperately seek their first win under the management of Louis van Gaal.
Aug 28, 15:54
Joe Allen of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium on August 25, 2014
Manchester United considering swoop for Liverpool's Joe Allen?
Manchester United are reportedly lining up a £20m bid to coax Liverpool midfielder Joe Allen to Old Trafford.
Aug 27, 07:03
Adnan Januzaj of Manchester United looks on during a training session at Aon Training Complex on November 4, 2013
Louis van Gaal explains Adnan Januzaj's midfield role
Adnan Januzaj's switch to the Manchester United midfield against Sunderland was out of necessity, reveals Louis van Gaal.
Aug 25, 14:40
Germany's midfielder Sami Khedira celebrates scoring with Germany's defender Philipp Lahm during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Group C qualifying football match Germany vs Republic of Ireland in Cologne, western Germany on October 11, 2013
Napoli join Arsenal in Sami Khedira race?
Arsenal could face competition to sign Real Madrid's World Cup-winning midfielder Sami Khedira amid reports that Napoli have entered the race to capture the German.
Aug 24, 08:34
Tottenham's Sandro and Villa's Yacouba Sylla battle for the ball during their League Cup match on September 24, 2013
Report: Napoli lodge £10m Sandro bid
Napoli boss Rafael Benitez reportedly lodges a £10m offer for Spurs midfielder Sandro.
Aug 24, 07:36
Manchester United manager David Moyes look on against Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter final match on April 9, 2014
Video: Ex-Manchester United boss David Moyes joins ice bucket craze
Former Manchester United manager David Moyes takes part in the ice bucket challenge after being nominated by Marouane Fellaini.
Aug 22, 12:10
Manchester United's new signing Marouane Fellaini in action against Crystal Palace on September 14, 2013
Report: Marouane Fellaini to join Napoli on loan
Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini will reportedly join Napoli on a season-long loan.
Aug 18, 19:31
Manchester United's newly-appointed Dutch manager Louis van Gaal poses for pictures with retired English footballer Sir Bobby Charlton during a photocall at Old Trafford in Manchester, north-west England on July 17, 2014
Preview: Manchester United vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole previews Manchester United's opening Premier League game of the season as the Louis van Gaal era begins with Swansea City at Old Trafford.
Aug 14, 18:24
Manchester United's Antonio Valencia celebrates scoring against Bayer Leverkusen on November 27, 2013.
Manchester United trio Jonny Evans, Luke Shaw, Antonio Valencia injury doubts
Jonny Evans, Luke Shaw and Antonio Valencia are injury doubts for Saturday's meeting with Swansea City after missing Manchester United's final pre-season friendly.
Aug 12, 22:40
United forward Javier Hernandez celebrates a goal against West Brom on May 19, 2013
Javier Hernandez 'urged to quit Manchester United by Mexico coach'
Mexico coach Miguel Herrera has reportedly told Javier Hernandez that it is time to leave Manchester United.
Aug 12, 21:52
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United is congratulated by team mates after scoring the winning goal in the last minute during the Pre Season Friendly match against Valencia on August 12, 2014
Result: Marouane Fellaini scores late winner for Manchester United
Manchester United remain unbeaten under Louis van Gaal in pre-season courtesy of a late 2-1 victory over Valencia at Old Trafford.
Aug 12, 21:27
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
Live Commentary: Manchester United vs. Valencia - as it happened
Sports Mole covers Louis van Gaal's first game in charge at Old Trafford, as Manchester United take on Valencia.
Aug 12, 19:00
Juventus' Arturo Vidal celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Trabzonspor during their Europa League match on February 27, 2014
Arturo Vidal's agent to meet Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal today?
Arturo Vidal's agent will reportedly meet with Louis van Gaal today amid rumours that the Juventus midfielder is wanted by Manchester United.
Aug 11, 08:44
Manchester United defender Rafael da Silva leaves the pitch after being sent off against Bayern Munich on April 07, 2010.
Rafael da Silva one of seven Manchester United players facing axe?
Rafael da Silva is reportedly one of seven players allowed to leave Manchester United this summer.
Aug 11, 06:23
Lucas of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on October 26, 2013
Lucas Leiva posts picture of light at end of tunnel, fuels Napoli speculation
Lucas Leiva posts an Instagram picture of a light at the end of a tunnel to suggest fuel speculation that he could be leaving Liverpool to join Rafael Benitez's Napoli.
Aug 10, 09:36
Luis Suarez is tackled by Phil Jones and Maroune Fellaini during the Barclays Premier League game between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford on March 16, 2014
Rafael Benitez pessimistic over Marouane Fellaini deal
Napoli boss Rafael Benitez does not expect to be welcoming Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini to Naples this summer.
Aug 7, 22:10
Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates after scoring during a Group H football match between Belgium and Algeria on June 17, 2014
Rafael Benitez: 'Louis van Gaal has nothing to do with Marouane Fellaini transfer'
Marouane Fellaini's potential move from Manchester United to Napoli has "nothing to do" with Louis van Gaal, says Rafael Benitez.
Aug 7, 06:20
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
Manchester United's pre-season tour: Five talking points
Sports Mole picks out five of the biggest talking points to come from Manchester United's tour of the USA.
Aug 6, 11:50
Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates after scoring during a Group H football match between Belgium and Algeria on June 17, 2014
Rafael Benitez hints at Marouane Fellaini interest
Napoli boss Rafael Benitez hints at a move for Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini.
Aug 5, 12:52
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 'ditch £100m worth of players' at Manchester United
Louis van Gaal will sell £100m worth of talent at Manchester United this summer as part of a overhaul, a report claims.
Aug 5, 08:59
Manchester United's Belgian midfielder Marouane Fellaini receives a red card during the UEFA Champions League Group football match Real Sociedad vs Manchester United at the Anoeta stadium in San Sebastian on November 5, 2013
Report: Manchester United to pay half of Marouane Fellaini's Napoli salary
Manchester United will have to keep paying half of Marouane Fellaini's £100,000-a-week wages if they want the Belgian to go out on loan to Napoli, reports claim.
Aug 3, 10:41
Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates after scoring during a Group H football match between Belgium and Algeria on June 17, 2014
Napoli confirm Marouane Fellaini interest
Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini is a target for Napoli, the Serie A club's president Aurelio De Laurentiis confirms.
Jul 31, 17:37
Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates after scoring during a Group H football match between Belgium and Algeria on June 17, 2014
Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini 'agrees to Napoli switch'
Manchester United flop Marouane Fellaini allegedly agrees to move to Italian club Napoli.
Jul 31, 01:20
Manchester United's new signing Marouane Fellaini in action against Crystal Palace on September 14, 2013
Marouane Fellaini congratulates Romelu Lukaku on Everton move
Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini gives away on social network that Romelu Lukaku is to join Everton.
Jul 30, 14:56
Marouane Fellaini performs a sliding tackle against Real Sociedad on November 05, 2013.
Report: Napoli's Marouane Fellaini pursuit stalls
Napoli reportedly consider withdrawing their approach for Marouane Fellaini upon learning Manchester United's asking price.
Jul 29, 12:58
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: 'Manchester United squad is unbalanced'
Louis van Gaal believes that his Manchester United squad is unbalanced.
Jul 29, 02:21
Manchester United's new signing Marouane Fellaini in action against Crystal Palace on September 14, 2013
Marouane Fellaini's camp hold talks with Napoli?
Marouane Fellaini appears to be heading for the Manchester United exit door only a year after joining for £27m, with his agent reportedly having held talks with Napoli.
Jul 29, 01:58
United forward Javier Hernandez celebrates a goal against West Brom on May 19, 2013
Javier Hernandez to join Manchester United's pre-season tour
Javier Hernandez will link up with Manchester United on their pre-season tour of the United States next week.
Jul 19, 22:12
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
Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates after scoring during a Group H football match between Belgium and Algeria on June 17, 2014
Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini gets rid of afro hairdo
Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini gets rid of his trademark afro and shows off his new cropped hairdo on Twitter.
Jul 10, 18:57
Manchester United's new signing Marouane Fellaini in action against Crystal Palace on September 14, 2013
Report: Marouane Fellaini has not been instructed to leave Manchester United
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has reportedly not told the club to sell Marouane Fellaini, despite rumours suggesting otherwise.
Jul 7, 07:16
Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates after scoring during a Group H football match between Belgium and Algeria on June 17, 2014
Marouane Fellaini wanted by Fiorentina?
Fiorentina are reportedly interested in signing Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini.
Jul 7, 00:01
Lionel Messi of Argentina is challenged by Axel Witsel of Belgium (R) during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match on July 5, 2014
Player Ratings: Argentina 1-0 Belgium
Sports Mole assesses who impressed during Argentina's 1-0 win over Belgium at the World Cup finals.
Jul 5, 20:45
Gonzalo Higuain of Argentina scores his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match against Belgium on July 5, 2014
Result: Argentina oust Belgium to reach World Cup semi-finals
Gonzalo Higuain's eighth-minute strike is enough for Argentina to overcome Belgium in Brasilia and reach the semi-finals of the World Cup.
Jul 5, 18:53
Manchester United's new signing Marouane Fellaini in action against Crystal Palace on September 14, 2013
Marouane Fellaini to consider Manchester United future after World Cup
Marouane Fellaini suggests that he could leave Manchester United after the World Cup.
Jul 4, 09:38
Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates after scoring during a Group H football match between Belgium and Algeria on June 17, 2014
Louis van Gaal 'ready to axe Marouane Fellaini'
Reports suggest that Louis van Gaal is ready to sell Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini because he is "not a United player".
Jul 3, 08:14
Belgium's midfielder Kevin De Bruyne scores during the first half of extra-time in the Round of 16 football match against USA on July 1, 2014
Player Ratings: Belgium 2-1 USA
Sports Mole assesses who impressed during Belgium's 2-1 victory over USA at the World Cup finals.
Jul 2, 01:16
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