Manchester United fans turn on fierce rivals elaborate January spending

Ever since foreign investment at Manchester City elevated the club from Premier League also-rans to genuine title contenders, their rivalry with neighbours Manchester United has intensified.

And the recent transfer saga involving the two aforementioned clubs and Alexis Sanchez has added further fuel to the fire.

Despite Pep Guardiola stating that the City were not making a move for the Chilean because they didn’t want to spend that amount of money, the club have today tied up a record breaking deal for Athletic defender Aymeric Laporte and, if reports are to be believed, are keen on bringing in Riyad Mahrez on deadline day.

The Algerian has now reportedly handed in a transfer request at Leicester in a bid to push the deal towards a conclusion.

On the back of the Aymeric Laporte deal and the Riyad Mahrez rumours, Manchester United fans have taken to Twitter to berate their rivals financial free-spending…

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