In what can only be described as contretemps, Mourinho has yet another injury setback. New Premier League recruit Zlatan Ibrahimović suffered an accidental self-injury to his right knee on Thursday. He landed awkwardly while challenging an Anderlecht defender for the ball in extra time of the UEFA Europa League Quarter-Final.   Spot on with his 

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Manchester United put up a buccaneering performance as they shredded Chelsea apart with an epic 2-0 victory in a Premier League encounter at Old Trafford on Sunday. The performance- perhaps their best of the season- caught everyone by surprise as Jose Mourinho fielded a second string side captained by Ashley Young, in light of the 

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When Jose Mourinho left Chelsea, he left with his reputation was understandably tainted. Chelsea won the league two years ago, and last year had the worst title defence in Premier League history (even though Leicester will likely take that crown at the end of the Season). Since the retirement of Sir Alex Ferguson, Manchester United 

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Jose Mourinho secured his first major trophy since his appointment as Manchester United manager, when his side registered a 3-2 win over Southampton in the EFL Cup final. Under a vociferous atmosphere at the heart of the English capital, the encounter was set to be an enthralling final for both historical and pragmatic reasons. The 

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Manchester United launched their FA Cup title defense in full throttle by brushing aside Reading with a 4-0 victory in the third round on Saturday at Old Trafford. Having rested key players like David De Gea, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba, Mourinho’s charges showed no signs of slowing down: with Wayne Rooney opening the scoring 

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After the extensive hype surrounding Manchester United’s encounter with Liverpool, the match itself turned out to be a disappointment. Liverpool failed to break down a stubborn United side, set up by Jose Mourinho to be resilient and shut out the attacking threat of the opposition. Since the goalless draw at Anfield, the debate has been 

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After Manchester United secured a valuable point during a turgid, 0-0 draw at Anfield on Monday, fans of the Reds’ could be forgiven for experiencing mixed emotions. After all, while a hard-fought draw at the home of your bitter rivals is never a bad thing, the defensive nature of United’s display and the fact that 

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Jose Mourinho’s arrival at Old Trafford was welcome with overwhelming glamour and fanfare, understandably so as the club was deeply entrenched in crisis after yet again failing to qualify for the Champions League for the second time in three years. Although Louis van Gaal managed to clinch the FA Cup- a trophy that evaded Sir 

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