Our Manchester United fans here in the Transfer Tavern are having a little discussion over who should be leaving this January.
Ed Woodward and the rest of the board have told manager Jose Mourinho he has to sell before he buys and our regulars say United’s wage bill has risen by 13.5% in recent years. Although Mourinho has shown the door to several players over the past year and a half, the books still need balancing after a fair few big spending summers.
With Mourinho going into his second season our glass collector thinks he’ll have a clearer idea of his squad, who he can utilise and who is surplus to requirements. Indeed, having been heavily linked with Ozil in recent months and the need for a first-team left back, the Old Trafford man must clear away some deadwood to make way for the new.
Our landlord takes a look at these three players to should be shown the Old Trafford exit door…