Manchester United manager David Moyes will be handed a substantial sum of cash to revamp his beleaguered squad this summer - with reports suggesting he could receive anything in between £100-£200m.
It’s absolutely imperative that the Scot does not waste the cash. If he does, then he’ll find himself out of a job by Christmas.
There will be a temptation to rush, to get players in as early as possible following last summer’s debacle of a transfer window. But Moyes must ensure that he gets the right players through the doors at Old Trafford over the forthcoming months.
With that in mind, here are five players that Moyes and Manchester United must avoid signing before the start of the 2014/15 campaign.