Manchester United fans are red-faced in the Football Transfer Tavern not for the first time this summer.
Supporters had spent the past fortnight boasting that Barcelona star Pedro was on his way to Old Trafford, only to see Chelsea swoop in and complete the deal at the last minute.
Once again Louis van Gaal finds himself on the hunt for another forward player, with Ed Woodward seemingly having missed out on a host of big deals over the summer window.
Not long remains now, and despite a 100% record over the opening two games of the season, United have still looked short of firepower.
Here we have identified five players Woodward and co should look to get on board after Pedro completed his move to Chelsea.
Click on Louis van Gaal to reveal 5 players Manchester United need to sign after Pedro joined Chelsea