So they managed to land Radamel Falcao from Monaco on deadline day, they landed Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid before that and they even managed to rid themselves of Nani and Tom Cleverley – for one season at least.
All in all, it was a pretty good summer transfer window for Manchester United fans and Louis van Gaal, according to our punters in the Football Transfer Tavern.
However, as one of our regulars notes, there are a couple of players who we think could have joined the club and made a real difference to United – and the middle of the park is still looking rather sorry according to our punters.
Not only that but we think that the Red Devils’ midfield could do with a couple more additions and despite having a world class front line, you do not build a house starting with the roof – as Jose Mourinho once claimed.
With that in mind, here is a transfer eleven that Manchester United could have had this summer.