Although Manchester United are starting to look like title challengers under Louis van Gaal again, the Dutchman and his scouting team will never stop looking for ways to improve the team.
With the emergence of a number of young prospects making the step up from the Football League to the top flight, Premier League sides are seemingly keeping a close eye on some of the best players in the second tier and below.
The Championship has an abundancet of talent on show and it would be no surprise if some of the big English clubs like United come knocking.
Some have argued that Van Gaal’s side could still do with some defensive improvement as much of the money that he has spent in his two seasons with the club and he could do a lot worse than scout the Championship for some reinforcements.
Here are FIVE Championship defenders that Manchester United should sign in January…..
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