By Simon Jones for MailOnline
Published: 10:57 BST, 10 September 2020 | Updated: 13:09 BST, 10 September 2020
Chris Smalling is training on his own at Manchester United today as the club negotiate his departure with Roma.
The 30-year old was absent from United training on Tuesday and Wednesday as he held discussions over his future with the Italians pressing for him to return after his successful loan in Serie A last season.
Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has left the door open for Smalling but it has been clear that he is not considered first option to partner Harry