Though any potential Manchester United transfer business during this year’s January window may have been complicated by the sacking of Jose Mourinho before Christmas, it’s hard to bet against the Red Devils using some of their vast financial resources to help sort out the problems at Old Trafford.
Indeed, signings half-way through the season can be a huge help. Reinforcement during the winter months after a long and arduous Christmas campaign can seriously freshen up the ranks as the team look to achieve their targets, as has so often been proved over the years.
Indeed, United have enjoyed some rip-roaring success in the January transfer window and we’ve ranked their best ever buys in the video below.
There is, however, a flip side to that. Buying in the New Year sales doesn’t always provide the purchaser with value for money and some of the additions may not be overly well thought out in the frantic frenzy that is the first month of the calendar year. Alexis Sanchez springs to mind.
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