It is understood United officials have grown increasingly tired and suspicious of Pogba's high-profile agent Mino Raiola, whom they blame for stories that his client would prefer to play for Barcelona. 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 think they are two players who have quality and they could help me a lot".
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. Particularly as a manager, for irrespective of who has done it, you're going to be responsible.
Three early points and a ideal start to the season. He's in the group of players who didn't have a pre season, it's as simple as that. You try to make a case and there is no case on it.
However his relationship with manager Jose Mourinho has appeared strained at times and after some comments from his manager after France's World Cup win it was reported that Pogba wanted to leave.
Everton agree €32m fee to snap up Yerry Mina
Alderweireld could wait a year to become available but Graves reckons he will be heading to Old Trafford in this window. We are simply waiting for a couple of minor adjustments to be worked out before both clubs can confirm the transfer.
Read the full interview with Alexis in Friday's edition of United Review, available to buy at Old Trafford.
"One lie repeated 1,000 times is still a lie, but the perception of the people is that it's true but it's still a lie". Along with the new signings, nearly 9 players have left the club with key player Riyadh Mahrez joining reigning champions Manchester City, Robert Huth being released and record signing Ahmed Musa leaving for Al-Nassr to name a few.
"If he goes the opposite way and things don't go well and he keeps moaning and groaning, I would be disappointed if they didn't just pull the rug from under his feet and say, "this isn't looking good, we've had enough of you, get out of here".
"And I think United should be big enough, three or four months into the season, if we are seeing the same things as previous year, just get rid of him".
'Now that I know my team-mates, I can focus on what I want to win.