Why one Manchester United youngster needs Mourinho to sell stars
There are benefits in having a big squad.
It meant that when Manchester United were drawn against Northampton in the third round of the League Cup, Jose Mourinho could rest his key players, pick a team full of internationals and, in the end, win comfortably .
Mourinho likes the League Cup. Where other managers regard it as a nuisance, Mourinho sees it as a chance to win a trophy before the real slog of the run-in gets going.
He’s won it three times before as manager of Chelsea. And you would not bet against him winning it again, even with a fourth round tie against Pep Guardiola’s... read more
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