Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United are beginning to look up the Premier League table once again after a decent run of results before Christmas.

The Red Devils have won their last three league games, with victories over Tottenham, Crystal Palace, and West Brom following a frustrating run of just one win in their preceding eight matches.

Their fine run means that they are now just three points behind Spurs in fifth, who in turn are only a point behind Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal, who have suffered back-to-back Premier League defeats.

United have won eight of their opening 17 league games, and have two home games against Sunderland and Middlesbrough before the New Year in a bid to reel in those sides in the top four.

There has certainly been an improvement in the last month or so at United, even if the results didn’t always show it, but now they beginning to get the results their performances merit.

However, some still feel that they are lacking in certain areas to challenge for the title, so here are TWO former United players who Mourinho could sign in January…

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