Sir Alex Ferguson is happy to put his faith in youth in light of the growing injury problems at Manchester United. Nemanja Vidic and Rio Ferdinand are the latest two to pull out, opening the door for Chris Smalling and Phil Jones to make their mark in the first team at Old Trafford.
In the papers this morning there have been a mixed bag of stories that include David Moyes claiming he makes the transfer decisions; Arsene Wenger hailed by Dalglish, while Mancini tells his misfits to clear off.
Van Persie can be the ‘perfect leader’ – Guardian
Moyes: I am in charge – not the bank – Guardian
Ferguson puts his faith in young guns – Daily Telegraph
Spurs close on Diarra and Adebayor deals –Daily Telegraph