LAMPS: JOSE IS THE MAN

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EXCLUSIVE FROM STEVE BRENNER IN NEW YORK

JOSE MOURINHO has the X-Factor to help Manchester United regain their oomph.

That’s the view of Chelsea legend Frank Lampard whose love affair with the Special One has never died following their glory days together which saw the Portuguese rule the Premier League.

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JIBE TALKING JOSE

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FROM STEVE BRENNER IN WASHINGTON DC

JOSE MOURINHO labelled Rafa Benitez a fatty after being taunted by the Spaniard’s missus.

The Chelsea chief’s acid tongue was already working overtime this summer as he laid into domestic rivals Arsene Wenger and Manuel Pellegrini.

Then Montse Benitez, wife of his managerial arch-enemy, joked that her hubby was used to being brought in by clubs to clear up the mess left by the Special One.

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EDU : MY PAIN AT GERS HELL

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EXCLUSIVE FROM STEVE BRENNER IN NEW YORK

MAURICE EDU lives over 3,000 miles from Glasgow – but his heart remains at Ibrox.

The former Gers enforcer now plies his trade for the Philadelphia Union in America’s Major League Soccer and is loving being back in his homeland.

He spoke to SunSport just moments after a typically gritty display helped his side bag a deserved point in New York against Manchester City’s MLS team NYCFC.

Yet his Yankee Stadium delight soon turned sour as he began talking about watching Rangers fall into a financial abyss which threatened to destroy them once and for all.

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