Antonio Valencia was solid for a while but, by the time he left last summer, the Ecuador international had become a right-back.
Angel Di Maria lasted just a year, choosing to leave for PSG with his tail between his legs having been reduced to a peripheral figure under Louis van Gaal.
Memphis Depay never scaled the heights many expected, spending just 18 months at the Theatre of Dreams.
And Daniel James, for all his rare talent, doesn’t have the ability to start for United on a weekly basis for the long term.
All of that is why United want Sancho, are prepared to pay him big money and offer him their iconic No 7 shirt.
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