Manchester United have revived their relationship with Royal Antwerp.
Antwerp's sporting director, Gunther Hofmans, was quoted as saying by Sky Sports: "It is fantastic that we have in this way the collaboration with Manchester United, these guys are a gain for us and we are very happy with it.
"This gesture of United reflects renewed confidence and goodwill for the future."
He added: "They must also earn their places in the team.
"The trainer has a core of 25 or so players available, and the best will play."