Manchester United executive vice chairman Ed Woodward insists the club are still the biggest in the world.
Liverpool are closing in on the signing of Loic Remy with the French forward reportedly having his medical in Boston.
The 21-year-old has scored three times in six appearances for the Shrews and will now stay with the Greenhous Meadow outfit until the end of their League One campaign on Saturday April 27.
Wanderers have the option to recall the forward at 24 hours' notice.
The former Oldham trainee scored seven goals in 17 games for League Two side Bristol Rovers earlier in the campaign.