Mourinho: No deadline day signings at Manchester United

Liverpool's new signing Xherdan Shaqiri scores the fourth goal with a bicycle kick during the preseason International Champions Cup match between Manchester United and Liverpool FC at the Michigan Stadium. (P

Former England manager Sam Allardyce believes break down in negotiations stopped Manchester United from signing a new centre-back.

"I will have to focus on the players I have and in relation to this first couple of matches".

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.

Following a strong World Cup, the Red Devils will lean on Paul Pogba to display his incredible talent.

However, with the Premier League closing its window for incomings at 17:00 BST on Thursday - significantly earlier than Europe's other major leagues for the first time this year - Mourinho is under the impression United's business for 2018 is done.

This season Shaw is looking to turn that all around, and make himself a Three Lions regular and somebody who is relied upon for major tournaments.

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So we got his thoughts on the relative strengths and weaknesses of the leading clubs after a shortened summer window off the back of a World Cup and a Transfer Deadline Day that has been radically brought forward to today.

For now, though, expect to see Pogba at Old Trafford at least for the first half of the upcoming season.

"Martial didn't have a pre-season", said Mourinho, quoted by ESPN.

Their season will not be defined by losing at Old Trafford in August, but there was enough here to suggest they should be aiming to be best of the rest behind the top six of United, Manchester City, Liverpool, Tottenham, Chelsea and Arsenal.

"When you repeat 1,000 times that my relationship with my players is not good, it's a lie, repeated 1,000 times is still a lie". For example, Alexis Sanchez had a good pre-season with lots of matches and lots of minutes. He is a great manager, I really enjoyed working with him. "We have a very good squad, with very good players and it is very hard to add players to that", he said. "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". Can Paul Pogba get the best out of Paul Pogba?

Mark Ogden, senior writer at ESPN, says that Manchester United and their fans should "brace themselves for a bumpy ride".

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