Angel Gomes wanted a January deadline day move away from Manchester United to another Premier League side.
The 19-year-old is out of contract at the end of the season, with the Red Devils said to be willing to offer a new £30,000-a-week deal to secure his services beyond the current campaign.
While manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has championed youth during his time Old Trafford, with youngsters like Scott McTominay, Brandon Williams and Mason Greenwood given more prominent first team roles, Gomes has been used more sparingly.
This season he has made three starts in the Europa League, appeared twice as a substitute in the Premier League as well as making one Carabao Cup appearance.
Manchester Evening News now claims Gomes' entourage looked to secure a loan move on Friday, though were evidently unsuccessful.
Gomes was involved in United's Under-23 squad on deadline day, with their game against Norwich finishing just two hours before 11PM, giving the England Under-20 international little chance of completing a move.
It's been reported that United had no intention of letting Gomes leave on loan at any stage throughout January - with MEN's report stating '
Source : 90min