Although they are in the market for a centre-back, the Red Devils now appear to have withdrawn from the race.
Another player who has come through an uncertain summer with United is Anthony Martial, who was left out of his France's World Cup squad, prompting comments from his agent that he wished to leave Old Trafford to safeguard his global future.
In the campaign prior to that, United made complete mincemeat of their opponents by beating them 4-1.
"He is a great player and my team mate from Chile".
Coming in for a world record transfer fee of around £89 million, the World Cup victor took a while to get going back in Manchester, but he did help the club win both the League Cup and the Europa League in his first season back. Starting off the season well is key for any club, and the pressure is on Manchester United and manager Jose Mourinho.
Leicester have lost Riyad Mahrez to Manchester City over the break, but have held onto Harry Maguire, whilst Jamie Vardy has signed a new contract with the club.
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Full time traveller and teacher. "He is an example of the type of players we need to sign in order to win trophies and compete at the highest level". Paul Pogba, Marouane Fellaini, Ashley Young and Jesse Lingard return to training after extended leaves on Monday, which means that they are likely to be unfit for the match. "I'd prefer to look to the bench and to have them rather than to have 16-year-old boys without experience and without the power to be Premier Leagues players directly", said Mourinho.
'If they feel they can help us [against Leicester] - 20 minutes, 10 minutes, half an hour.
Having left the club's United States tour to attend the birth of his child, the French forward will now "start again", Mourinho said, with pre-season training.
"I have my players and I like my players", Mourinho said.
"One lie repeated 1,000 times is still a lie, but the perception of people is that it's true". We have to try and get the best out of every player'. "I won eight championships and three Premier Leagues but I keep feeling the second [place] last season was one of my biggest achievements in the game".