“We have a different approach here at [at Nice] to be moderately intelligent about it. Try to do it more grassroots, trying to locate young talent.”
The Glazers, for their part, have made it clear they’re committed to United.
But that won’t be enough to keep the sharks at bay, with many circling in the hope they’ll get the blood they crave.
United legend Gary Neville spearheaded calls for the Glazers to go on Sunday, saying: “The Glazer family have been resilient and stubborn for many, many years.
“I think that they are struggling to meet the financial demands that this club needs and have done for some time.
“If you think about the club that they picked up in 2004, it had the best stadium in the country, probably the best in Europe. It had the best training ground in the country, probably the best in Europe. It had a team that was getting to Champions League quarter-finals, semi-finals and finals regularly and winning the league every season, every other season.