Following a quiet couple of weeks, everything seems to have exploded into action, with United now occupying every back page in the country.
After a few quiet days when the attention was almost entirely monopolised by Euro 2012, Fleet Street’s finest have jumped back into the transfer business as another midfielder is linked with a possible move to United.
With England’s debut at Euro 2012 only 36 hours away one would expect the focus to be on the team or the opponent, instead the Rio Ferdinand saga shows no sign of stopping, following Roy Hodsgon’s press conference yesterday.
If Manchester United fans still had any doubts, a quick look at today’s backpages will have confirmed that we are well and truly in the silly seas, as far as transfer rumours are concerned.
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