As the season winds down, we are faced with the inevitable buildup of transfer speculation and gossip.
Last summer saw Sir Alex Ferguson and Manchester United splash out on Robin van Persie—a £24 million signing that has already repaid itself immeasurably.
Shinji Kagawa and Alex Buttner are also looking like quality signings.
In the past few months, a host of Europe's top players have been linked with a move to Old Trafford—some have intrigued fans, some have alienated them.
Let's look at three players United should do all in their power to sign and three who would be best avoided.
Take your pick.