Manchester United assistant coach Mark Dempsey is to fly home after he became sick and was admitted to medical clinic on the club's pre-season voyage through Australia on Friday.
Dempsey, 55, will be released following treatment - and United said that, as a result of the "power" of the visit, "we have chosen together it's best for him to return home".
The Red Devils are on a four-coordinate, 18-day pre-season voyage through Australia, Singapore and China.
They beat Perth Glory 2-0 on Saturday.
Joined next play Leeds United on 17 July, before traveling to Singapore for a game against Inter Milan on 20 July.
The trek completes with a game against Premier League rivals Tottenham in Shanghai on 25 July.