It just seems so perfect. As Ryan Giggs ages, Paul Scholes loses a step, Owen Hargreaves moves on from the club after a few injury plagued seasons, and Anderson / Michael Carrick and Darren Fletcher lacking the attacking ability to put up ‘Lampard’ or ‘Fabregas’ style statistics from the centre of the park, Wesley Sneijder could be the perfect transfer.
Manchester United are in prime position to win the Premier League and/or Champions League this season but they have struggled to create goals in recent weeks – and while they have superb wide players (Nani, Valencia, and JS Park) and an embarrassment of riches up front with Berbatov, Hernandez, and Rooney – what they do lack is that #10 who can split a defence open with a perfect pass or strike from long distance.
Wesley Sneijder can do all of that. If he’s at Old Trafford next season, you have to think Sir Alex Ferguson’s men are title contenders once again – regardless of how Manchester City or Chelsea spend their money…