BB Round-up – Spurs line up cut-price bid, Wenger’s big budget, Newcastle on transfer alert over Shane Long

Sir Alex Ferguson conceded that Manchester City are now a thorn in United’s side and represent a huge threat in their pursuit to win honours. It is a huge change in attitude from the Scot and highlights the giant steps that City made last season.

In the papers this morning there have been a mixed bag of stories that include Lampard relaxed over United’s outlay; Arsene Wenger has a substantial transfer budget, while Tottenham weigh up a cut price bid for Adebayor.


Lampard relaxed over United’s spending – Guardian

Ferguson: ‘City are a thorn in our flesh’ – Daily Telegraph

I want Chelsea to be untouchable! Villas-Boas aims for European glory – Daily Mail

Wenger has ‘substantial’ transfer budget – Guardian

Robson faces Dispatches backlash – Daily Telegraph

Cabaye joins Barton and Ranger after being denied visa for Magpies’ US tour – Daily Mail

Toon ’n Toffees have Long shot – Sun

Cole happy to fight for his place at Liverpool after sorry first season – Daily Mail

Boa closes in on Hammer Parker – Sun

Tottenham lining up cut-price bid for Adebayor – Mirror

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