Manchester United need some serious reinforcements if they intend to compete in Europe this summer.
Despite having a phenomenal squad, a few marquee signings are a must if they wish to challenge the hegemony of perennial heavyweight Barcelona.
The midfield area in particular needs some bolstering, primarily in the area of attacking central midfielder. With Patrice Evra and Rio Ferdinand waning in form, a solid defensive purchase would also add depth to the defensive lineup.
Here are 10 players who fit Sir Alex Ferguson's mold that he could target.