Erroneous speculation has surfaced in the Far East that favoured candidate, former Thailand Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, has already lodged a formal bid for the Eastlands outfit.
Although talks between Shinawatra and the Blues are at an advanced stage - to such an extent he was shown around the club´s Carrington training complex on Monday - as yet there has been no bid.
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