Manchester United’s hopes of making it into the top four took another hit with a 1-1 home draw against Leicester.

This looked like a game that United needed to win to have any chance of qualifying for next season’s Champions League but they did not play like it.

Here is a look at four players who disappointed and let themselves down…

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Paul Pogba

Pogba was speaking about his United future during the international break with his next move still undecided.

That is what we have come to expect but it is more palatable if the player himself is doing the business on the pitch but he didn’t here.

The Frenchman was substituted when United were chasing a winner and that probably sums up his afternoon.

Ralf Rangnick played a false nine system which did not seem to suit Pogba but he did not make a single key pass in the time he was on the pitch.

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Scott McTominay

United played the first half at testimonial pace and a couple of wayward switches of play from McTominay summed up that performance.

He was the first one replaced by Rangnick, with Marcus Rashford brought on to replace him and give United a focal point up front.

The Scotland international also flew into a tackle early in the second half.

Some fans may want to see that fight but it could have led to a red card which would have given United a mountain to climb, but he was only booked.

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Jadon Sancho

United did not really deserve to win the game but going into stoppage time, they still had a chance of doing that and were the side with the upper hand.

A late cross came across the box, Rashford missed it and it fell to Sancho, but he scuffed his effort horribly and the chance went begging.

Sancho also nearly gave a goal away, when a wayward backpass went to Kelechi Iheanacho, but the former Manchester City man did not double his tally, electing to try and chip David de Gea and missing.

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Anthony Elanga

It is not easy for a youngster like Elanga in this United side, when things are not going well but he did not have his best game here.

Elanga played the whole game but only had 46 touches and did not produce a shot on target or a key pass at all.

Late on, Rashford was bursting through and could have scored but for some reason, Elanga tried to get involved from an offside position and United’s last chance went begging.

There was only one moment in the first half when Elanga opened his legs and scared Leicester with his pace but he did not do that enough here.

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