The extracts on this page are taken from selected national newspapers. The views expressed here do not necessarily reflect the views of Manchester United.
The Daily Mirror claims United's move for Anderson may have to be delayed for a year. The club is appealing a decision to deny the 19-year-old Brazilian a work permit. If that appeal is unsuccessful then rules forbid United from re-applying for another year.
The same paper expects United to rival Liverpool for the signature of Jermain Defoe, following Spurs' signing of Charlton striker Darren Bent.
Various tabloids tip United, Liverpool and Arsenal to renew their interest in West Ham striker Carlos Tevez. The Argentine has rejected a move to Internazionale, with his representative claiming that he wants to stay in England.