The first without Sir Alex Ferguson at the helm has been dominated by stories linking star man Wayne Rooney with a switch to Premier League rivals, whilst the English champions are yet to attract any first team talent to the club with the new season a day away.
It’s been a strange summer to say the least, as it has not been for the want of trying on United’s part.
Various big name players have been linked with a move to Old Trafford, only to commit their future to their current club or have a last minute change of heart and end up somewhere else.
David Moyes has confessed to taking a bit of time to adapt to managing one of the biggest clubs in world football, and it seems as though the Scot is desperate to make a marquee signing in order to announce himself on the scene.
The problem with this fact is that the club have therefore been linked with almost every top player under the sun, with some rumours proving a tad outrageous to say the least.
With that in mind, we have identified the 5 most farfetched Manchester United transfer rumours this summer,