Los Blancos were heavily linked with the France international throughout the summer, but they were ultimately unable to pull off a deal.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side opted against signing a replacement for Romelu Lukaku, who joined Inter, this summer.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was pleased to see Manchester United get back to winning ways, even if their previous performances have been “miles better” than Saturday’s against previously unbeaten Leicester.
Marcus Rashford ended Manchester United’s penalty curse and got Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s injury-hit side back to winning ways as Leicester’s unbeaten start to the season came to an end.
United offered the Spain international a new deal earlier this year but were left to sweat as it remained unsigned for months.
Mark Goldbridge is nursing a lager shandy in a pub near his Solihull home. He’s suffering from a bout of man flu. He doesn’t mention it, but I know because he announced it on my television last night – streamed from my phone – before embarking on a rant about Manchester United. How thoroughly modern.
The Norwegian has had a difficult start to the season, picking up five points from his opening four Premier League matches.
The Premier League side have been open to filling the role without success and Van der Sar would be a well-qualified candidate.