It looks like Thiago Alcantara is on his way to Old Trafford, and Manchester United have been linked with a host of other creative midfielders—from Luka Modric to Marco Verratti, and even Cristiano Ronaldo.
The summer transfer window has been officially open since last week and already a mountain of names have been rumoured to be joining David Moyes’ side.
But which players are most likely to join the Red Devils and how do they compare to one another?
We've examined some of the finest midfield talent that's currently on offer in Europe and ranked the players in order of their suitability for Manchester United and the likelihood of them actually joining the club.
All scores are based on my own opinions.
Click through the next few slides to see who we've chosen and let us know what you think in the comments section below!