We start with the news that United have already got a target lined up for next summer’s transfer window.
PSV Eindhoven midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum has revealed that he is open to leaving the club at the end of the current season, and Louis van Gaal is believed to be prepared to swoop.
But efforts to strengthen the defence have been hit by a Premier League rival.
Chelsea are thought to be leading the chase for Barcelona defender Gerard Pique, despite his close ties with Old Trafford.
Efforts to scout new players go on, however, with Wednesday evening’s clash between Stade Rennais and Marseille having been watched by Reds staff.
Who could be on the radar… ?
And finally, David Moyes could be set to return to work by making the move over to Spain.
Real Sociedad are reportedly looking for a new coach after enduring a sluggish start under Jagoba Arrasate, and Moyes is the man they want if the Spaniard is sacked. David Lynch