Upson and Parker to Leave in January
The Mirror have an 'exclusive' story claiming that City are to make a £10 million bid for West Ham's Matthew Upson. They also have the 'exclusive' shocking news that they would force injury prone Matthew Upson to undergo a medical before signing him. They also 'exclusively' claim that, although he plays in a completetly different position from Wayne Bridge, City's signing of Upson would end Bridge's World Cup dreams.
The News of the World claim that Scott Parker (who they say signed for West Ham in June) is ready to leave the club in January. Manchester City, Aston Villa and possibly Arsenal are the three teams the NoW have plucked out of the air 'who will lead the chase' for Parker.