As Manchester United's transfer activity heats up, we take a look back at the best deals ever made in the club's history.
Manchester United has always relied on the formula of bringing in fresh, untapped talent into its ranks and breeding the fledglings for the future.
It's a simple, yet effective trick that every manager who has been in charge at the club has mastered.
Current gaffer Sir Alex Ferguson is a connoisseur when it comes to identifying future prospects and has wasted little time this transfer window in bringing in fresh new talent into the club.
While a £16.5 million deal for England U-21 defender Phil Jones has already been agreed, Manchester United are also close to signing winger Ashley Young and goalkeeper David De Gea.
Whether the trio will be successful at the Theatre of Dreams is anyone's guess, but here's a list of 10 great deals the club has sanctioned in its glorious history: