With United fresh off a season in which they somehow managed to steal the Premier League title from rivals Chelsea, they should be keen on strengthening the midfield following the departure of the legendary midfield maestro Paul Scholes.
United have already added three pieces in Ashley Young, Phil Jones and David de Gea to arguably the deepest team in the Premier League. But Sir Alex Ferguson has yet to have signed the position where United need the most help: central midfield.
Whether he signs an attacking or defensive midfielder, United could certainly use help in the middle of the pitch. Here are five players that United should be keen on signing.