Cheryl Cole To Learn X Factor USA Fate This Week
Simon Cowell has confirmed he will announce the judges by Friday...
According to American Idol- are awaiting their final contracts and sources claim Paula is "determined" to outshine Cole on the series.
An insider explained to the publication: "It's going to be fantastically bitchy, which is just what Simon wants on the show."
"Both women are used to being Simon's golden girl and Paula isn't going to take kindly to sharing the panel with another woman - especially one so much younger and prettier than she is."
They added: "If she had her way, she'd be the only woman, just like it was on Idol. Paula will make sure she's not sitting next to Cheryl, simply for vanity reasons."
Despite Abdul's alleged fighting talk, Chezza is said to have branded the 48-year old a "has-been", with the source claiming: "Cheryl's been laughing about Paula behind her back. That'll infuriate Paula, who had no idea who Cheryl even was until Simon filled her in."
It seems the gloves are well and truly off! We can't wait for The X Factor USA to watch the sparks fly...