Sir Alex Ferguson forced to deny Red Knights claims he wants part of £1.5bn Manchester United takeover bid
Or, in other words, someone somewhere said that Alex Ferguson wants to join in the Red Knights attempt to buy out the Glazer's share in Manchester United. Alex Ferguson said he doesn't. There isn't really any evidence in the story that he does, apart from the fact that he used to be friends with some people who are involved. But he was 'forced to deny' claims, so apparently that's news.
That's from the Mail, as are most of the hits for 'forced to deny' in the first few pages of news, but then there's this from the Financial Times:
Allies of Gordon Brown were yesterday forced to deny that the UK prime minister "bullies" staff