They also bought in left-back Joe Bryan from Bristol City, plus three players on loan - goalkeeper Sergio Rico from Sevilla, Atletico Madrid forward Luciano Vietto and United's Timothy Fosu-Mensah.
Pogba's future at Old Trafford has been plunged into doubt after the club's £89million record signing told team-mates that he wants to leave amid strong interest from Barcelona.
United's summer transfer business was restricted to the arrivals of Brazilian global midfielder Fred, the injured young Portuguese defender Diogo Dalot and Lee Grant, signed from Stoke City as a third-choice goalkeeper.
Liverpool looks like the big victor of the window as it has emerged as second favorite for the title behind champion Manchester City. While Jose Mourinho and the transfer until 5pm to buy in new players, their players can be bought or loaned after the deadline.
He shakes his head as he adds: "But to bring nobody in?" Even with the poor recruitments, the 20-time champions will be expected to win the Premier League title.
"It's maybe not the best, but it is in the top two or three of squads, so go coach them". Then you might have half a chance.
"It is hard for me to understand, we finish second which I keep saying, that I won eight championships and three Premier Leagues but I keep feeling the second last season was one of my biggest achievements in the game". "I mean, it's early for that, but I am painting a picture".
That works out at around £490,000 per week for Sanchez, provided he plays regularly, and it is why Mino Raiola, Pogba's agent, was happily linking the French midfielder to Barcelona this summer.
"Any point can be crucial - you don't know what is going to happen at the end of the season".
"I still think Man United are the biggest club in the world; you go anywhere in the world and everybody's got a Man United shirt on."
"The target is the Leicester match", said the United manager. United said they were happy to be kept informed.
"Over a year ago now they chases Ivan Perisic".
But he was repeatedly linked with a move away from Old Trafford in the summer after winning the World Cup with France in Russian Federation. Craig Burley speculates about whether Jose Mourinho is being driven out of Old Trafford.