As U2's new album goes on sale in Ireland and Australia today and the rest of the world from MOnday rumours abound about a tour.

U2 fans forums have been busy with rumours of where and when the band will be playing. A source has stated that The City Of Manchester Stadium has already been booked for 2 gigs by the band, possibly 8th and 15th June 2005.

Whenever they are on tour next year, it is without doubt that the tickets will be the hottest around, selling out in minutes.