In what would typically be a disappointing result, Manchester United fans in the Football Transfer Tavern are looking beyond the Premier League’s final day 0-0 draw over Hull City and accepting that it has been mission accomplished for Louis van Gaal and his team.
Returning to Champions League football next season – if passing through a qualifier that is – the Red Devils can once more look forward to boasting about this status to supporters of arch-rivals Liverpool while claiming that they now have a better chance of luring the best talents to Old Trafford.
That said, the appointment of van Gaal last summer meant that United could actually go out and land the likes of Angel Di Maria and Radamel Falcao regardless despite their non-European status and with that feat secured this time round in addition to the presence of a leading coach such as LVG, United won’t struggle to strengthen.
Such is the brand and allure of Manchester United worldwide, they have actually already started spending this summer following the capture of Memphis Depay from PSV Eindhoven and with Valencia’s Nicolas Otamendi heavily linked at present, you imagine the Old Trafford entry doors will be gracing many new faces this off-season.
With some reports going as far to claim that Otamendi will be forcing a move from the Mestalla imminently, here are five more United targets who could end up joining him at Old Trafford.
Click on Wayne Rooney below to reveal the 5 players who could follow Nicolas Otamendi to Manchester United next season.