Our Manchester United fans here in the Transfer Tavern are expecting a fair few midfielders through the doors of Old Trafford in the summer.
Jose Mourinho is possibly losing two of his midfielders in the summer, as Michael Carrick is retiring and Marouane Fellaini looks likely to be leaving on a free. Our regulars in the tap room are expecting United to bring in at least two replacements if this happens.
One name that has been linked with United is Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere, who could possibly be available on a free transfer if contract negotiations break down from now to the end of the season.
The £16.2m rated midfielder could be a very shrewd transfer in on Mourinho’s part, costing nothing and again taking another player from one of their rivals, much like Alexis Sanchez. Our landlord takes a look at two reasons why United and the board should seriously consider going for Wilshere this summer…