- Tag results for Manchester United
Here are five things we learned from the first weekend of the new top-flight campaign.
Mourinho surprisingly put Pogba straight into the starting line-up and handed him the armband even though the Frenchman had just returned to training on Monday.
Sanchez is the biggest star of Chilean football and the epitome of a rags to riches success story.
For the first time the Premier League deadline was moved forward to the day before the season kicks off when United host Leicester City on Friday.
Chelsea are playing catch up from the off after delaying their move to sack Antonio Conte and hire Maurizio Sarri until four weeks before the start of the season.
Manchester United aim to defy manager Jose Mourinho's doubts in Premier League opener against Leicester
Mourinho has repeatedly called for more backing in the transfer market if United are to close the record 19-point gap they trailed Manchester City by last season despite finishing second in the table.
Mourinho has expressed his frustration over the club's transfer policy, and Pogba's departure would leave little time for executive chairman Ed Woodward to find a suitable replacement.
United's build-up to the new campaign has been dominated by manager Jose Mourinho's persistent grumbles over the strength of his squad.
Speculation about the midfielder's future is rife, with reports of interest from Barcelona, but Ferdinand has told executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward he must keep hold of the 25-year-old.
The only arrivals at Old Trafford this summer have been Brazilian midfielder Fred, teenage full-back Diogo Dalot and backup goalkeeper Lee Grant.
Spain international Javi Martinez nodded in from a corner on 59 minutes as the German champions overcame a lacklustre display from Jose Mourinho's side.
Manchester United's roller-coaster pre-season ended in defeat on Sunday when Javi Martinez's second-half header earned Bayern Munich a 1-0 victory at the Allianz Arena.
United have won two of their five pre-season fixtures so far and will be keen to make a quick start in their quest to win silverware this season.
Puel said that Maguire's displays for his club last season meant he was not surprised by the defender's performances in Russia.
Manchester United has been without 12 key players for most of the tour with many enjoying an extended break following the World Cup.