The biggest defensive January transfer window bargains in Premier League history

Patrice Evra and Nemanja Vidic to Manchester United (2006) January 2006 saw United capture two relatively unknown talents who would go on to be future stalwarts at the latter-end of Sir Alex Ferguson’s dynasty. Both cost roughly £7 million each from Monaco and Spartak Moscow respectively, and more than compensated with their contributions. Evra’s dire debut showing against neighbours […]