Our Manchester United fans here in the Transfer Tavern are discussing the knock-on effects of the craziest winter transfer window to date for some of the players.

With only one incoming of note to Old Trafford, many of the regulars anticipated more outgoings as Jose Mourinho looks to trim his squad ready for more new arrivals in the summer. Especially with the World Cup fast approaching, many of the fringe players have moved on in other teams to gain regular minutes in order to be on the plane to Russia.

Many of the Red Devils’ stars were linked with a move away this winter, it’s mainly the young players going out on loan that have left apart from Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who was involved in the swap deal for Alexis Sanchez.

Our glass collector feels that two of the players in the squad have missed a trick by not leaving, and our landlord is taking a deeper look into them both…