When news broke on transfer deadline day that Shinji Kagawa was to return to Borussia Dortmund there must have been an equal amount of joy for the Japanese star, his countrymen and the fans of Der BVB.
Manchester United are set to beat Arsenal for £24m rated William Carvalho, while the club is looking for buyers for the likes of Danny Welbeck, Tom Cleverley and Shinji Kagawa.
Japanese international Shinji Kagawa has failed to make his mark at Manchester United since his 20 million transfer from BVB and now, Spanish champions Atletico Madrid are ready to end his Old Trafford nightmare.
Is there light at the end of the tunnel?
Manchester United winger Shinji Kagawa is struggling to get a regular playing time at Old Trafford and now the reports have come out that the Turkish club Besiktas are ready to offer him a way out.
Real Madrid bid for Juventus' Paul Pogba to add defensive mettle to midfield, as Manchester United's Shinji Kagawa wants to get more play-time, something a loan move to Atletico Madrid might provide.
Guest Author Sujay Umapathy looks at how Kagawa’s speed, skill and vision make him the ideal and the much required playmaker that Manchester United need desperately.
Manchester Untied have already signed two midfielders in Kagawa and Powell, but the squad certainly needs more tweaking. TheHardTackle analyses the squad composition and the areas Sir Alex needs to strengthen further.
Borussia Dortmund, Bundesliga champions for the past two seasons, look to emulate their achievements for a third season straight without Kagawa and Sahin.
Manchester United have signed Shinji Kagawa, now the question remains how and where will the Japanese star fit in the United starting line-up.