- Reports say Jose Mourinho could bring Zlatan Ibrahimovic back to Old Trafford in January
- The Manchester United manager will also make attempts to sign Willian and Alderweireld
- The Red Devils will begin their Premier League campaign against Leicester City on Friday
Manchester United could make a shock move to re-sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic as part of a mass recruitment drive in January, The Sun quoting Express.
United manager Jose Mourinho has already been linked with fresh bids for Toby Alderweireld and Willian after missing out on them this summer.
The English transfer window closed on Thursday, August 9, after United made just three signings.
According to the Express, the Red Devils could be looking to bring Ibrahimovic back to Manchester following his impressive spell for LA Galaxy.
The Swedish striker dropped into see his old team-mates during their pre-season tour of the United States last month.
The 35-year-old scored 29 goals in 53 games for United before he decided to continue his career in the MLS.
The source also suggests that United will continue their pursuit for Tottenham's Alderweireld and Chelsea's Willian in the January window.
Mourinho was linked to the Belgian defender after failing to cement his spot in Mauricio Pochettino's side.
On the other hand, Willian revealed earlier this week that he wants to play for the Portuguese boss again.
United brought in Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk for £53.1m, Diogo Dalot from Porto for £19.8m and Lee Grant from Stoke for 1.5m this summer.
And offloaded Daley Blind, Sam Johnstone, Michael Carrick, Axel Tuanzebe, Joel Pereira and Cameron Borthwick-Jackson.
Mourinho's men will begin their Premier League campaign at home to Leicester against Leicester City at Old Trafford.
Meanwhile, NAIJ.com had earlier reported that Nigerian international Kelechi Iheanacho has warned Manchester United he has them in his sights again.
The former Manchester City forward also reckons everyone at his old club will support in Friday night's Premier League opener at Old Trafford.