With Wesley Sneijder giving out mixed messages over a potential departure from Inter Milan and Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp repeatedly stating he has no interest in offloading Luka Modric, finding someone to step into Scholes' shoes is not going to be easy.
"That is up to the manager," laughed Scholes.
"You only have to look at the youth team and what they have done this year to see there is a lot of talent at this club. There are some great players.
"But the ones we have been linked with are great as well."