Manchester United may have to look no further than the Netherlands national team to find an alternative to Arjen Robben in the form of Memphis Depay – one of the Eredivisie’s brightest sparks and a firm favourite of Louis van Gaal.
The 20 year-old claimed twelve goals and seven assists in 32 league appearances for PSV last season. Take a gander at his campaign highlights below:
Impressively, the Dutch hotshot transitioned his form into the World Cup. As Oranje’s resident impact sub, he claimed two goals and one assist in four World Cup appearances, including this swerving strike against Australia:
…as well as this far-post finish against Chile:
Dubbed the ‘Cristiano Ronaldo of Holland’ for their shared style and free-kick technique, rumours linking Depay with an Old Trafford switch have been circulating for some time:
But Eindhoven boss Phillip Cocu insists his club are yet to receive an offer for the highly-rated wideman.