Manchester United boss Mourinho explains why Mata is SO important to him now
Jose Mourinho believes Juan Mata is a better fit at Manchester United than he was at Chelsea.
Mourinho was in charge at Stamford Bridge when Chelsea sanctioned Mata’s £37.1m move to United in January 2014.
There was speculation Mourinho could look to offload Mata again after he took over from Louis van Gaal at Old Trafford in summer.
But the Portuguese coach insists the Spaniard, who scored in the 4-1 win over Leicester on Saturday, is now an important part of his plans.
He said: “First of all I didn’t sell him, because my job is not to buy and sell.
“My job is to coach, to work on the... read more
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