Manchester United manager Mourinho cannot be held responsible for others rewriting history
Jose Mourinho laid out his plan at Anfield an hour before kick-off.
Ander Herrera, Marouane Fellaini and Paul Pogba in a three-man midfield, Ashley Young, hard-working and diligent, picked on the left wing.
It was a team chosen to squeeze Liverpool and, for all of the first half and most of the second, it worked.
United didn’t get near Manchester City in the first 40 minutes of the Manchester derby at Old Trafford last month and never recovered.
Mourinho was in no mood to let it happen again. In the end, he got what he wanted. And, most likely, he would have taken it before kick-off.
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