The 31-year-old is poised to rejoin Tottenham on loan, seven years after leaving White Hart Lane for the Bernabeu.
Meanwhile, club legend Gary Neville thinks United should switch to plan B immediately to avoid wasting any more time on Sancho.
“Like everyone else they had three months off because of coronavirus, so I don’t think it should be the case they didn’t have the resource or time to get things done,” Neville told the Daily Mail.
“Chelsea got their business done, [Manchester] City have got three or four pieces done. I don’t think timing’s the issue.
“It’s just a thing with United that every time they go for a player in the last four, five, six years it feels they are a little bit desperate.
“They think they can hang on but they always pay it [the asking price] in the end.
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