It hasn’t been the best season for the Man Utd fans in the Transfer Tavern, nor has it been a very good season for many of their players.
There has, undeniably, been growth at Old Trafford this season, but their pursuit, or lack thereof, of the Premier League title has highlighted the gulf in glass between the Red Devils and their rivals Man City.
This summer, then, Jose Mourinho will likely do all he can to try and make that gap slightly less vast, and that’s likely to be done, in large part, through the recruitment of new players.
That process has already begun, according to the Mirror, with Man Utd apparently keen on a move for Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred. He’s apparently being viewed as a potential replacement for Paul Pogba at Old Trafford.
Certainly, Fred is a great player, but our landlord isn’t so sure that he’s the man to replace the almighty Paul Pogba – even if the latter has struggled this season.
Instead, then, perhaps Mourinho should consider 1 of these 2 options…