The Louis van Gaal era at Manchester United well and truly kicked off last week with the signings of Ander Hererra and Luke Shaw. Nearly £60 million was splashed as the rebuilding project at Old Trafford got well underway.

After their performances so far, interest has inevitably intensified in many of Colombia’s stars. With United still in the market for several new additions, it would be remiss of van Gaal to not consider at least a few of Jose Pekerman’s side.

As one of the surprise packages of the World Cup so far, Colombia have become many neutrals’ adopted nation due to their vibrant attacking play. Even without star striker Radamel Falcao, the South Americans have brushed all aside so far and will look to upset the hosts on Friday night.

Bearing this in mind, here are FIVE Colombian stars that United fans would love to see at Old Trafford next season.

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James Rodriguez

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