Manchester United need to spend big again in 2015 before the club can once more be seen as title contenders, according to former Red Devils defender Phil Neville.
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United's seventh-placed finish in the Premier League last season led new coach Louis van Gaal, appointed in place of David Moyes, to splash out over 150 million pounds on Angel Di Maria, Luke Shaw, Ander Herrera, Marcos Rojo, Daley Blind and loan signing Radamel Falcao.
Absent from that list, however,...
Robin van Persie was the Manchester United player who was upset the most by the news of Sir Alex Ferguson's retirement, according to former team-mate Rio Ferdinand.
The Dutchman spent a solitary season playing for the Scot but they established a close rapport as Van Persie scored 30 goals and United won their 13th league title under Ferguson.
And Ferdinand, a member of Ferguson's teams...