As the transfer of Juan Mata from Chelsea edges closer and closer, Manchester United fans have wasted no time in creating a variety of mock ups on social media site Twitter in anticipation of the £37 million deal.
United have been crying out for a creative midfield player who can come into their midfield, get on the ball and decide big games as United look to turn around one of their worst seasons in recent memory.
As United fans wait for the official news, the unveiling and the first press conference, several fans have jumped the gun with their own rendition of Mata’s unveiling and what he’d look like in Manchester United colours.
We’ve taken a look and picked out five of the best.
Welocome to Manchester United Juan Mata !! pic.twitter.com/I8wfvO3xIV— Fawzi pra (@fawzipra23) January 23, 2014
Juan Mata pictured after the Chelsea game earlier today in a United shirt. Is this a sign? pic.twitter.com/X53J78QfUY— MATA'S GYM BUDDY (@Bubbbbaaaa) January 1, 2014
image: © Ronnie Macdonald