A busy conclusion to the Premier League transfer window continued as Chelsea signed Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic on a season-long loan deal, but Jose Mourinho does not expect Manchester United to make any further additions.
The World Cup victor with France in Russian Federation with France is the subject of recent transfer speculation but kept his calm to put United ahead.
Pogba resisted the pleas of Sanchez to take the spot-kick and after a prolonged stuttering run up, dispatched his shot into the top corner giving Kasper Schmeichel no chance to repeat his penalty saving heroics at the World Cup for Denmark. "We must get used to teams who have players of the same quality that we have", he said.
But, despite the potential rustiness that comes with not playing in any of United's pre-season matches, Mourinho not only selected Pogba to face Leicester but also named him captain.More news: Canadian policy say 4 killed in mass shooting incident in Fredericton
But he won't start against Leicester City in the opening game of the Premier League as Jose Mourinho look to protect his World Cup stars. But at the same time, I feel I wanted more attack and I feel that Martial coming into the game in the last 20 minutes for Alexis could have given us the second goal to kill the game.
Boateng has been the subject of reports suggesting he could join Manchester United, while Paris Saint-Germain head coach Thomas Tuchel is also thought to be keen on signing the 29-year-old.
The 18-19 campaign will be his ninth as a United player and he's now one of the more experienced members of the squad, so he'll certainly be a key figure if he plays as much as expected.
In May, the world-class Spanish goalkeeper won Manchester United's Player of the Year award for the fourth time in five seasons.More news: Qeensland best placed to see meteor shower
"I am not confident, and the market closes today, so it's time, at least for me, to stop thinking about the market because the market will be closed".
"It's important to win and play well", Mourinho said. Forget the name, forget the history, forget the shirts, every team is a good team and every match is hard'.
Hello good evening and welcome to the start of another English football season and If you are a big fan of football, then this must be bliss for you.
As the clock passed the hour mark, Claude Puel made a pair of changes, bringing Vardy on for Maddison and new arrival Rachid Ghezzal for Amartey, with Mourinho subbing Markus Rashford for Lukaku shortly after.More news: Julian Assange considering offer to appear before US Senate committee