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On the same story, The Daily Mail claim United have already earmarked a replacement for Vidic. It reports Italian club Palermo have confirmed United have made a firm approach for defender Simon Kjaer.
Also in The Daily Mail, Jamie Redknapp gives his backing to Wayne Rooney. He writes : "England have a no.10 in Wayne Rooney who can walk with the giants of the world game."
Meanwhile, Nani is apparently risking the wrath of Sir Alex by staying in South Africa despite being ruled out of the World Cup with a shoulder injury. The Express claim Sir Alex wants the player to return to Manchester to be assessed by United's medical staff.