MELBOURNE, Australia -- Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri has declined to confirm whether Gonzalo Higuain has had a medical with the Italian champions and refused to answer questions on Paul Pogba's potential move to Manchester United.
Varela, 23, came on as a substitute during Jose Mourinho's first game in charge, a 2-0 win against Wigan, but did not travel to China for United's preseason tour.
With Matteo Darmian, Antonio Valencia and Timothy Fosu-Mensah all ahead of Varela in the right-back pecking order at United, Mourinho was willing to let the Uruguayan leave for the Bundesliga in order to find regular football.
Wayne Rooney believes Sam Allardyce is the perfect appointment as England manager.
Skipper Rooney, his country's all-time leading goalscorer, was part of a Three Lions side which was humiliated by Iceland at last month's European Championship and suggestions followed that he may retire from the international stage.