Sir Alex Ferguson believes the FA Cup has lost its magic, largely down to the removal of replays and semi finals now being played at Wembley. The United boss was speaking ahead of the Manchester derby as the Scot hopes to get revenge for the 6-1 beating they received earlier in the season.
Elsewhere in the news Newcastle vow to hold onto Ba; Liverpool must take a stand over abuse, while West Ham’s move to the Olympic Stadium is in jeopardy.
Neil Warnock facing the axe at QPR – Daily Telegraph
Liverpool ‘must take a stand’ over abuse – Independent
A derby United cannot afford to lose – Guardian
West Ham move in jeopardy – Independent
Toon vow to hold onto Ba – Mirror