Date: 28th July 2013 at 2:46am
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Are the Express on the ball?

Are the Express on the ball?

Cesc Fabregas has struck a to join according to this morning’s Express newspaper, which runs the story on its back .

The Express notes:

Cesc Fabregas has agreed to join Manchester United following a secret meeting between the Barcelona star’s agent Darren Dein and Old Trafford Chief Executive Edward Woodward.

We’ve seen headlines like this before with a certain Dutch midfielder, I’m sure of it, so forgive me if I’m a tad cynical when it comes to what the British state. Only a few weeks ago, Thiago Alcantara had reportedly all but decided on a move to Old Trafford according to the press, yet the Spanish midfielder recently claimed he hadn’t even spoken to the .

The Express certainly are sticking thier necks out on this one though and if they’ve got it wrong they’ll have a lot of explaining to do, while if the story turns out to be true- and that’s a big “if”- United fans may have a lot of celebrating to do….