Blankety Blank – Sir Alex Ferguson

Football FanCast is bringing Blankety Blank to the Premier League. Each week we’ll pick one of the hottest headlines from the back pages of the newspapers and it will be up to you to fill in the blanks.

This week, Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has finally acknowledged that newly-rich neighbours City pose a genuine threat. Ferguson has been battling Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal for the last 25 years but now recognises that big-spending City are also capable of mounting a serious title challenge.

Here’s a headline from The Sun regarding Ferguson’s worries. A couple of key words have been taken out which we would like you to fill in….

“City are a ______ in our _____” – Ferguson

Please leave your barely suitable suggestions below – Keep it clean!