Sneijder is still on…and other transfer gossip

Do I smell a bit of wheeling and dealing here? It’s well known that Fergies major target this summer is snaring Holland international Wesley Sneijder from the San Siro. Is he simply putting pressure on Moratti to go all out for Schweinsteiger in order to make it more likely for Sneijder being made available? I hate to be cynical but this is beginning to look like a multi million pound poker game

United FA Cup defeat by City was destined

Football often throws up some delicious ironies. They often happen when least expected with not just one coincidence, not even two or three but as in the current season, a hard to believe FOUR times – and that’s only if I happened to overlook any other instances. Just imagine what the betting odds would have been back in August for the following combination of winners to happen simultaneously. Perhaps every one of them was simply written in the stars.