While the focus remains on who will be brought in, Van Gaal has plenty of options to offload in the New Year as well.
The summer transfer window was overshadowed somewhat by the World Cup and the fact that Van Gaal was obviously involved in the latter stages of that, but now he has had time to fully assess his squad, not to mention figure out who the deadweight players are, that revolving door could once again be in action this month – and we have five players who need to be shoved though it.
Click on Anderson to see who else we think has to be shown the door this January.
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