Jose Mourinho 'told Manchester United not to sign Cristiano Ronaldo'

'Do You Read Hegel?' - Mourinho's Press Conference Takes Bizarre Turn

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is being "courageous" by "taking the hits" for his players and protecting them, says England women's boss Phil Neville. "So we have picked up experience from that", he added, saying the challenge of travelling to Europe and then preparing for Premier League football at the weekend was a tough one. And I answer you the question.

"I had great success last season".

We won the Europa League because that was our level.

Alexis has also endured early-season struggles, having missed United's 3-2 defeat against Brighton through injury.

Mourinho said: "It is his own decision, I never ask players not to play for their country or interfere with selection".

"Yeah, but they didn't have that song when we beat them at Wembley a couple of months ago, that final they had a big dream to go, a title they had a big dream to win, because they don't win many".

It's been a hard week for Manchester United head honcho Jose Mourinho having had to face an unrelenting barrage of examination into his credentials as manager in charge of the most successful club in English football.

He also said second place last season was "one of his greatest achievements".

"He feels that, after that [the game at Turf Moor], he needs two weeks to put himself in good shape and, because of the friendly matches in Asia, they made the decision for his good and, in effect our good, for him not to go".

Several topics arose, including the mocking Spurs chants that followed the defeat for the home side at Old Trafford, the performance of one resurgent player, and his stance and passion for his current side. "On that night at Wembley the United fans were singing the Special One and they were not singing that".

The 19-year-old, signed for £19 million from Porto in the summer, played 78 minutes at right-back in front of Jose Mourinho and his coaching staff, who were watching from the stands in a crowd of 806.

Mourinho was present at Burnley's Europa League qualifier with Olympiacos in midweek. We are the last team in England to win a European trophy.

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