Mancini had signed both Samir Nasri and Gael Clichy from Arsenal last summer and the City boss is hoping for a similar situation this year in the van Persie case.
Liverpool's new manager Brendan Rodgers has revealed that he will have enough money to spend on signings during the summer transfer window.
While Rodgers is expected to have a big say all key matters, he will have to consult a team of Liverpool directors before making a final decision.
Mourinho and Rodgers had worked together at Chelsea and the Portuguese tactician believes that his former reserve team coach deserves his shot at Anfield after doing an amazing job at Swansea.
Ferguson has been an admirer of the 26 year old and believes Spurs' failure to offer him Champions League action next season could boost United's chances of getting their man.
Eden Hazard's Belgium teammates, some of whom are also his rivals in the Premier League, are sure that the 21 year old will be a huge success in England.
Tottenham playmaker Rafael van der Vaart has refused to rule out a move to Bundesliga side Schalke in the summer.
Robson feels that Walcott does not justify high wages, unlike club captain van Persie, and should be allowed to leave if he demands a bigger package.
The ex-Barcelona boss is now understood to be willing to hold discussions with the European champions.
Leonardo Bonucci was included in the Italy squad despite being involved in the ongoing match-fixing probe.
Anzhi Makhachkala midfielder Odil Ahmedov has expressed an interest in a move to Arsenal in the summer.
Premier League's most wanted man Eden Hazard has revealed that he has made up his mind on which club he will be playing for next season.
Sochaux winger Ryad Boudebouz claims that Liverpool have held preliminary discussions with his agent, regarding a possible move to Anfield in the summer.
Sigurdsson had a very impressive his loan spell with the Swans after arriving from Germany in January and was instrumental in the Welsh club's 11th place finish in their debut Premier League season.
Ferguson might finally step down at the end of next season, leaving the path clear for the Spaniard to succeed him at Old Trafford next year.
Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic has confirmed he is aware of interest from Real Madrid.
Liverpool chiefs have spoken to Louis van Gaal as Wigan get ready to hold a press conference on Tuesday where Roberto Martinez will announce his decision.
Roy Hodgson began his reign as the England boss with a win over Norway thanks to Ashley Young's goal.
Liverpool have denied Wigan Athletic chairman Dave Whelan's claim that the Reds have offered Roberto Martinez the managerial post.
United had increased their initial offer for the Japan international to £12.8mn but Dortmund is holding out for around £16mn.
Bacary Sagna feels that Yann M'Vila would easily settle into the Gunners' squad and also believes that club captain Robin van Persie will stay in north London.
Jan Vertonghen has acknowledged that Arsenal are still an option if Spurs are unwilling to match 's Ajax's £12mn asking price.
Lille playmaker Eden Hazard will request the Number 10 shirt at whichever club he does join, although he will not push for the number should he join United, since Rooney already has that
Vertonghen has put Tottenham as his first-choice destination though the club will miss out on Champions League action next year
Dirk Kuyt believes Louis van Gaal's experience would be a major asset to the club if he were to be appointed as either the manger or the sporting director at Anfield.
The north London club have opened the bidding for the French hitman, by offering £6.5mn plus the services of Marouane Chamakh.
The Spaniard, who became the highest-scoring midfielder in La Liga by netting 17 times, has reportedly been on the Red Devils' radar for some time.
Roman Abramovich is expected to sign at least two forwards in this transfer window after Didier Drogba's decision to leave Stamford Bridge.
United chief executive David Gill has contacted Toffees chief Bill Kenwright to finalise a deal for the 27-year-old.
Capoue had an impressive season in Ligue 1 and is seen as a cheaper option than M'Vila, who is now a target for Manchester City.