Pace and power. Two things that Sanchez has in abundance and two things that United and Arsenal are lacking and looking to add to their squad in this window.
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Louis van Gaal wants to impose his free flowing style at Old Trafford, but with such an emphasis on going forward, someone must shoulder the defensive responsibility.
Despite the belief that clubs struggle to negotiate transfers during a World Cup summer, there are plenty of big names on the move and Kroos may be as well.
Barcelona’s new era under Luis Enrique, will involve making changes that should have been made two years ago but one surprising omission from his plans is Alexis Sanchez.
Even though only two years ago this Manchester United side were Premier League champions, the squad needs to be chopped and changed and van Gaal ready to swing the axe.
It seems like Louis van Gaal has enough to think about, with the Netherlands World Cup preparation, Manchester United’s squad overhaul and also who will make up his backroom staff.
Louis van Gaal will not take charge at Old Trafford until after his World Cup campaign with the Netherlands in Brazil, but even he knows United need a new centre-back.
Manchester United Line Up Jordi Alba As Alternative Evra Replacement: Why He Is An Unrealistic Target
With only three days until the start of the World Cup, United have been linked with a plethora of top talent, but they are yet to make a major signing.
It seems that one of the best players the Premier League has seen in recent years is back on the market, and England’s big clubs are battling for his signature.
The top players who win everything there is to offer at club level, can reach a point where they want a new challenge and Manchester United will certainly offer one.
Manchester United To Battle Bayern Munich For Aymeric Laporte: Why He’s Not What They Need Right Now
When he takes over at Manchester United after the World Cup, Louis van Gaal is going to have to bring one or possibly two new centre-backs in with him.
Louis van Gaal confused many by seemingly ending the Manchester United pursuits of Toni Kroos and Cesc Fabregas, but I think he has an ulterior motive.