We're still paying his wages! United fans react to Nani going out on loan to Sporting Lisbon
Published 19/08/2014 | 19:22
Nani's seven-year stint at Old Trafford is over, for the time being, but the fact that Manchester United will continue to pay his £120k-a-week wages has raised eyebrows.
Nani moves to Sporting Lisbon with United spending €20million to bring Argentina international Marcos Rojo in the other direction.
Nani's failure to deliver consistently for the Red Devils have seen him become a figure of frustration for fans and the subject of this infamous vine from last season.
Despite speculation that he would be offloaded, Nani came on as a substitute in Manchester United's opening day defeat to Swansea at Old Trafford.
United fans have been having their say on twitter. Here are some of the tweets: