Manchester United sold Zoran Tosic for reportedly £1m more than we paid for him in January 2009.

In his 18 months with the club he made just two appearances in the league, coming on for Berbatov in 77th minute in our 5-0 win over West Brom and just three minutes in our insignificant final match against Hull, both in 2008/2009 season.

The player is understandably frustrated that he didn’t get a real go after being sold to CSKA Moscow.

“I’m already 23 years old, but Manchester United did not give me a chance to prove himself,” said Tosic. “I’m an athlete, I have ambitions and I want to present them on the football field, not on a bench. How do I become a player by ­spending two years on the bench? They could have considered loaning me, but Manchester United wanted to sell – and sell they did.”

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