ai???The great thing about the transfer window is that it is closed now,ai??? well, this is what Louis Van Gaal is most probably thinking through the international break. But how did Manchester United fare in this window? TheHardTackle offers its take on all the wheelings and dealings over the last few months and how the current squad is shaping up.

Manchester United have undergone a summer of major upheaval. Nine first teamers have been sold, two have been given loan spells, while six new faces have arrived. Despite four of their new transfers playing a successful pre-season, Manchester Untied's panic buy of Anthony Martial has garnered the most headlines. In light of such wholesale changes, there were five major talking points form United's summer spending spree.