Reports on the Mirror suggest that Sir Alex Ferguson is confident Robin Van Persie will join United.
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 Wayne Rooney making his comeback tonight and England needing just a draw to qualify, the back pages are at their sensationalistic best, comparing Rooney to Pele and hailing him as the country’s saviour.
Amidst the football thugs and exhilarating goals, there’s been plenty to talk about at Euro 2012 recently. However, today’s back pages are all about Wayne Rooney and the news United have signed yet another young starlet with the world at… Continue Reading
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.
Despite the fact that England’s first game at Euro 2012 is only five days away, the back pages have little time for line-ups and strategies as they continue to focus on the week’s big story – Rio Ferdinand’s omission from… Continue Reading