Many thought Romelu Lukaku could be United’s long-term reply up entrance when he arrived for £73m. He had an okay goalscoring file however once more did not show to be definitely worth the cash the Glazers spent on him.
Alexis Sanchez arrived in January 2018 for round £29m in a deal which noticed Mkhitaryan head in the other way to Arsenal for the same payment. Nonetheless, he was arguably one of many greatest flops on this record, particularly after what he had achieved within the three-and-a-half years earlier on the Emirates.
The £80m United spent on Harry Maguire seems weirder by the day, whereas £33m-midfielder Donny van de Beek has barely been given a possibility to point out his true capacity frequently. Sancho is the newest instance of the place United have virtually thrown cash away.
The 12 gamers in query value properly over £600m in switch charges in addition to a considerable quantity in wages. United have obtained charges for a number of the gamers however enormous query marks should be requested of the recruitment workforce as to why so many high-profile offers have did not repay.