That’s the verdict of Transfer Window Podcast guest Ian McGarry.
He thinks West Brom man Evans would have been the perfect player to target to improve the quality of Manchester United’s backline.
Arsenal were in for the Northern Ireland international and launched a £12m bid on deadline day.
But McGarry thinks United, who sold Evans to the Baggies for just £6m in 2015, should have been in contention too.
He said on the latest episode: “Arsenal’s bid was £12m for Jonny Evans which is derisory and derogatory, both to the player and West Bromwich Albion considering they are trying to buy their captain.