Chris Smalling and Phil Jones have been highly touted as the future of Manchester United ever since Sir Alex Ferguson signed the English defenders from Fulham and Blackburn Rovers respectively. But are they producing their potential?   Potential Chris Smalling joined United from Fulham in 2010, just 2 years after leaving non-league Maidstone United. Smalling’s 

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Chris Smalling is set for a shock exit from Manchester United. The Daily Telegraph are reporting that the England international no longer features in Jose Mourinho’s plans and he could be available for around £15 million. The Telegraph propose that Mourinho does not see Smalling as being good enough to establish himself in his starting 

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Sir Alex Ferguson would spend around £27 million on bringing Chris Smalling and Phil Jones to Manchester United within a year of each other at the start of the decade, later stating that he saw them as eventual successors to his last truly solid defensive pairing of Nemanja Vidic and Rio Ferdinand. It is now 

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