Afternoon Report: January 27

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Sir Alex Ferguson has appealed for calm ahead of the weekend's FA Cup tie between United and Liverpool, calling for fans and players to "behave".

The clash is the first meetings between the two clubs since Luis Suarez was found guilty of racially abusing Red Devils defender Patrice Evra.

Arsene Wenger has confirmed Jack Wilshere has suffered an injury setback in training which could rule him out for the rest of the season - and Euro 2012.

Elsewhere, Carlo Ancelotti has been reunited with Chelsea defender Alex, with the Brazilian unveiled at Paris Saint-Germain this afternoon.


Chelsea are being linked with a move for Manchester United contract rebel Paul Pogba, with Inter Milan also said to be interested. (Daily Mirror)

Borussia Dortmund striker Lucas Barrios is reportedly being targeted by Premier League clubs Arsenal, Manchester City and Sunderland. (Goal)

Tottenham are reportedly holding transfer talks with Sao Paulo with a view to signing Brazil U21 international Bruno Uvini. (Daily Mail)

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