Zlatan Ibrahimovic remains absent from Manchester United's preseason plans

The Swede is in Los Angeles on an extended holiday ahead of the new season

Zlatan Ibrahimovic remains absent from Manchester United's preseason as he enjoys an extended holiday in California with David Bechkam for company.

Jose Mourinho and his squad flew out to China todayand Ibrahimovic was not on the plane while David de Gea, Wayne Rooney and Marcus Rashford were included in the squad despite getting further in the competition than the Swede.

The for PSG striker is expected to feature for United for the first time in their game against Galatasaray in Sweden on July 30.

Many have suggested that Ibrahimovic is too old to rely on and was not tested in Ligue 1 despite dominating their for a number of years.

He is 35 in October and, perhaps, needs a little more time to recover after the club season followed by Euro 2016.