ESPN claims Arsenal had agreed deals with Smalling and Jones before Sir Alex spoke to them.
MUFC Info has stats ahead of Stoke.
The Mirror reports on Rooney’s clams that his good form is down to his hair.
The Daily Mail talks about Nani’s dream to be the best in the world.
The Guardian claims goal poachers like Michael Owen are dying out.
The Telegraph reports on Chicharito’s return from injury.
Left Back In The Changing Room talks about Torres’ miss.
Dirty Tackle has footage of Maradona kicking a fan at his new club.
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