By Max Winters For Mailonline
Published: 08:31 BST, 17 September 2020 | Updated: 08:31 BST, 17 September 2020
Rio Ferdinand has criticised Manchester United's lack of transfer activity so far this summer, insisting Chelsea's huge outlay shows there is no excuse for failing to bring in quality players.
United have so far only signed Donny van de Beek from Ajax for £40million but have been left frustrated in their attempts to sign Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund.
Premier League rivals Chelsea, however, have spent more than £200m on six new signings, including Kai Havertz from Bayer Leverkusen and Timo Werner from RB Leipzig to fire them into title contention.
Rio Ferdinand has criticised Manchester United's lack of transfer activity so far this summer
United have so far only signed Donny van de Beek from Ajax for £40m in this window so far
Ed Woodward has so far failed to strengthen Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's squad sufficiently
Ferdinand believes Frank Lampard's huge outlay shows there are deals to be