At the dawn of a new era for Manchester United, talk has been dominated by speculation about who will become David Moyes’ first marquee signing.
The Scot has inherited a strong squad, but such is the immense pressure at Old Trafford that there is a sharp focus on the transfer dealings of the new manager.
Like his predecessor, Moyes has already shown an interest in promoting younger players. Both Adnan Januzaj and Jesse Lingard starred for the Red Devils during pre-season.
However, it seems that the gaffer will be judged heavily on the first major acquisition of his Old Trafford tenure.
With that in mind, it is worth recapping the top five Manchester United signings of Sir Alex Ferguson’s reign.
Here is a look at his most-effective buys in the transfer market.
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