Last updated : 08 August 2004 By Editor

Brazil forward Ronaldo wants to join Manchester United when his contract with Real Madrid expires at the end of the season, claims the Daily Star Sunday. They say the 27-year-old is on £116,000 a week in Spain, although that would not put off the Old Trafford club, because there would be no fee to pay

According to Portugal media, Fernando Couto might soon become a Red. The central defender currently plays for Lazio.

Joe Kinnear (Forest boss): "I spoke to Alex two days ago and he asked me who is my best player and I told him it was Andy. I said 'he's good enough to get in your team'. He really is he for the future and there are not too many around like him."

The Sunday Mirror say we will be in the market for another striker after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer undergoes an operation which could make or break his career. Great journalism that.