ESPN – Ed Woodward’s liberal deployment of the Glazer family chequebook

A record summer spend, a British transfer record and new manager trying desperately to rebuild the Premier League's most successful team. Manchester United's transfer activity before Monday's deadline and the repercussions of it made plenty of news this week, while the season's first round of international friendlies brought great entertainment for those witnessing Angel Di Maria run riot in Germany, but was a big turn-off for those faced with watching Wayne Rooney's first match as England captain. TRANSFER ASSESSMENTS All transfers PREMIER LEAGUE: Arsenal | Aston Villa | Burnley | Chelsea | Crystal Palace | Everton | Hull City | Leicester City | Liverpool | Man City | Man Utd | Newcastle | QPR | Southampton | Stoke | Sunderland | Swansea | Tottenham | West Brom | West Ham TOP FIVE STORIES 1. Red Devils dominate deadline day (Monday Sept. 1) Not content with spending almost 150 million pounds over the summer…