What value is a second place finish when the winner is so far ahead?
That is the question hanging over Manchester United this summer. They might have finished closer to City than anybody else, but they weren’t very close, with Pep Guardiola’s men cantering towards an easy title.
Yet again, the Spaniard pushed Jose Mourinho into the silver medal position.
With Fred and Diogo Dalot having already signed, here are five more players who could propel the Mourinho’s fightback next season.