Sir Alex Ferguson has been extremely vocal in his disapproval at Tottenham’s capture of former United starlet Zeki Fryers. Whether the Scotsman’s frustration is simply down to being outdone by the clever businessman that is Daniel Levy; or whether the Red Devils have realised that yet another top youngster has slipped the Old Trafford net? Manchester United has certainly got previous form here, with Gerald Pique and Paul Pogba just two names of recent years.

This latest list looks back at the real transfer regrets within the Premier League years, whether it be a player that has fallen from their grasp or a player who has failed to live up to their billing.

Click on Gerald Pique to unveil the 15 great regrets