Mark Ogden of The Telegraph looks at who could have replaced Sir Alex in 2002.
The Guardian reports that Fabio Capello will assess Rooney to see if he will be mentally ready to represent England this week.
The Independent shows Nike will stand by Rooney.
Caught Offside discuss Rooney.
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The Daily Mail reports on Fabregas’ claims that he was forced to stay at Arsenal.
Kickette shows Ozil’s ‘tubby’ belly.
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