Manchester United are on the search for a centre back following a disappointing season in the defensive department.
The Red Devils’ search for a new centre back will likely continue until the summer following their failed attempts to sign one last summer, and everyone’s reluctance to give away key players at this time of year.
United have conceded 32 goals in their 22 games this season, almost double of what the likes of Chelsea and Manchester City have – more than triple Liverpool’s concessions. The Red Devils have kept just four clean sheets this season, putting them 16th in the clean sheet table, further outlining their desperate need for a new star centre back.
But who are the leading candidates? Who can Manchester United turn to in order to solve their defensive woes?
Here are the leading contenders.