Manchester Uniteds friendly with Preston North End on Saturday has actually been cancelled. This is since United have “determined a small number of thought positive [Covid] cases. This has actually caused those individuals isolating, pending more tests.” This leaves United with one last friendly, against Everton on August 7, before they get their season underway against Leeds the following week. Its been a combined start to the summer season for Ole Gunnar Solskjaers side, with a success over Derby County being followed by a 4-2 defeat at QPR and an entertaining 2-2 draw with newly-promoted Brentford at Old Trafford. United have actually been far more successful in the transfer market after signing Jadon Sancho and concurring a deal for Raphael Varane, with the centre-back set to undergo a medical next week. They may have to wait to sign Kieran Trippier, however, as the right-back anticipates a transfer to materialise towards completion of the transfer window. United prioritised the signings of Sancho and Varane and have now put an emphasis on outgoings in order to secure anymore incomings. Trippier, 30, has actually gotten in the in 2015 of his Atletico Madrid contract and wants to sign up with boyhood club United, having actually arranged for his household to move to Manchester. Follow for the current news all day.