Jose Mourinho having second thoughts about starting Wayne Rooney
Jose Mourinho may not start Wayne Rooney against Zorya Luhansk because he does not feel the Manchester United captain can afford a below-par display.
Rooney was left out of the starting XI for the 4-1 Premier League win over Leicester on Saturday after heavy criticism of his recent performances.
Mourinho insisted his decision was based on exploiting Leicester's weaknesses rather than as a reaction to Rooney's form and that he had planned to start the striker in the Europa League on Thursday.
But Rooney only returned to full training on Wednesday after a slight back problem, causing Mourinho... read more
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