Former England manager Sam Allardyce believes break down in negotiations stopped Manchester United from signing a new centre-back.
Jose Mourinho’s squad hasn’t seen too many changes in his third season in charge with only one major signing having been made this summer.
Fred addressed United’s midfield issue while Diogo Dalot and Lee Grant add decent depth to the team.
Daley Blind has gone back to Ajax while Michael Carrick has retired and joined the club’s backroom staff as a coach.
Allardyce was aware of the Red Devils’ hunt for a new centre-back and had plenty to say ahead of the transfer window slamming shut.
According to Manchester Evening News, Sam said to Sky Sports: “In the end, if United have not got a defender through the door, that will be bec...
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