Many United fans don’t want a new midfielder due to a lack of numbers, but because of concerns over available quality.
That said, Nemanja Matic is Solskjaer’s only natural holding midfield player and, aged 33, is in his twilight years.
Solskjaer still seems unconvinced by Donny van de Beek, whilst Fred and Scott McTominay struggle for consistency and can be easily overrun when alongside each other.
Bruno Fernandes and Pogba are key players, but the latter is entering the final nine months of his contract with no signs that an extension is close.
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