United had been interested in signing Harry Maguire this summer, but Leicester's steadfast refusal to sell scuppered any move for the England star.
Premier League returns on Friday night as Manchester United kick-off the 2018/19 campaign by welcoming Leicester City to Old Trafford.
If Leicester's right-side was ineffective in attack and their undoing in defence, their left side was the polar opposite.
'But maybe in the next game I can leave it to Alexis, it's not a problem. The talented playmaker will be missed by Leicester who signed James Maddison to replace him.
Following a successful summer in which he helped France to win the World Cup, Pogba's future at United has been the subject of speculation over the last week of the Premier League transfer window.
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"We have brought in great managers without a doubt but let's take Mourinho for example".
The only thing missing from Leicester's display was a killer instinct in the final third before Jamie Vardy's second-half introduction, though his stoppage-time effort was too little, too late, as Shaw's first senior goal seven minutes from time proved decisive in the final reckoning.
There was still the odd moment that frustrated Mourinho.
He also praised Luke Shaw, who scored to seal the win and had been a target for Mourinho's criticism last season.
Naturally, not everyone was as pleased for Shaw as his teammates and the home supporters.
With United not making any major defensive signings, this could be a big marker put down by the ex-Southampton left-back. Andreas Pereira, the best player during the tour of the USA, was calm and composed in the No. 6 role on his full Premier League debut.
Misgivings over Jerome Boateng's fitness and Bayern Munich's reluctance to do a loan deal ruled that option out, while Atletico Madrid were contacted about Diego Godin but it quickly became evident that the move was a no-go.