Manchester United know a draw will most likely be enough in the crucial Manchester derby on Monday to see them retain their Premier League title. Yet, even were that to materialize and United go onto win their 20th championship there is a strong perception that this particular Old Trafford vintage has been based around teamwork and know-how, rather than eye-catching flamboyance.
With the club falling desperately short in Europe this season, it has surely not gone unnoticed that additions are needed in the summer to give United an attacking verve that has characterized many of Sir Alex Ferguson's past teams.
Especially with Paul Scholes having to call it a day again, sooner or later, there is a creative hole to be filled in the United lineup. Take a look at these match-winners who could soon be strutting their stuff at the Theatre of Dreams.