It’s easy to get excited during the Summer transfer window, especially as this time last year the Reds were busy buying up some of the most exciting players on the planet and spending money like a drunken divorcee.
Despite the delirious abandonment that accompanied last Summer’s transfer spree there’s still a place for caution when it comes to expectations of who will arrive at Old Trafford.
Sergio Ramos has been reported as already on the plane to Manchester, ordering a subscription to BT Sport while getting his agent to see if Chevrolet do a five door for the kids. That may not be the case though as Real Madrid aren’t about to let their star defender leave without a fight, especially when the Reds still haven’t handed over David De Gea. The latest adverts for the Spanish giants new kit feature none other than Ramos in a prominent role which would seem odd if he’s already agreed a deal with United.
There’s more twists and turns in this saga, let’s just hope it ends well for the Reds…