Seeing his side pick up an important 2-1 opening day win against an impressive Leicester City side, Mourinho was quick to praise everyone from Paul Pogba to Luke Shaw; congratulating them on giving what they could to the cause, for as long as they could.
Yet Pogba has now stirred the rumour mill over his future once again, with comments to the media that suggest his discontent under Mourinho's leadership will not evaporate any time soon.
Despite aiming his ire at the United board, Mourinho did have some positive things to say about Paul Pogba, who was captain for the night, scored and put in a man-of-the-match performance after a preseason spanning four days and returning to Carrington on Monday.
He added: "We play against a team that invest more than us". Pogba responded with a strong all-round performance, as well as scoring the opening goal after what I have to say was a very unusual run-up for his penalty.
"What do you mean being the real Pogba?" he asked. The path to the three points began with a Paul Pogba penalty kick just two minutes in after a hand ball, and the World Cup victor with France made no mistake, finishing calmly into the far post.
"It's a different team, obviously".
"It was very good to go out there, to feel the fans supporting us and to play at home in Old Trafford is always good", he told MUTV".
"If you're doing it for money, there's a point about doing things for money, but there's a point about doing things because you love it".
And afterwards the new world champion vowed to always work hard "for the people that trust me".
"I am someone who is not (in) a role that I give to myself". Just try to help the team as much as possible, like they helped me too.
That's not surprising, because I know from experience that everyone is a bit rusty for the first game back.
After a week in which Pogba has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford, with Barcelona's interest piqued by the Frenchman's frosty relationship with Mourinho after he was repeatedly dropped last season, the Portuguese showed his faith in the midfielder by surprisingly handing him the armband. It's going to be easier and it makes the team go higher.
De Gea made a huge stop in the first half on James Maddison, denying the young player in the box with this save.
He is the best left-back at the club when he is fit and flying so I am glad he has got his goal, because it should take a bit of pressure off him.
Russell took off in a Bombardier Q400 commercial plane around 8 p.m. on Friday and proceeded to fly in loops over the water. At times, he reveled in the flight, voicing amazement at the sight of the Olympic Mountains and Mount Rainier from the air.
Kanye West has blessed the world with yet another brand new track, and sadly this one isn't entirely about "scoopity poop". Obviously, those outlets don't understand that speechless is the literal opposite of Kanye West .
The decrease in stores and manufacturing comes at a time where the Colorado-based company is enjoying growth in the stock market. Executive vice president Carrie Teffner will leave the company by next April, but is stepping down as CFO on August 24.
Francoise Abanda of Canada is to face American Sloane Stevens later Wednesday on what is forecast to be a rainy day. Every tournament starts from zero. " Now I will try to get ready, learn from the match for the next tournament ".
I don't want to speak too soon after one game, but I want to be up there with the best left-backs in the world. I was meant to come inside and I managed to get in front of him [his marker] and put it in.
They are called the Perseids, because they seem to come from, or radiate from, the constellation Perseus, in the northern sky. Make sure to look up this weekend as the Perseid Meteor Shower puts on its annual show in the skies above South Florida.
Pique will continue playing for Barcelona , who begin their season against Sevilla in the Spanish Super Cup on Sunday. He had said that he was exhausted of repeated criticism and wished to be "left in peace".
She admits that she may never be able to get those tapes, but said three unnamed sources described their shocking contents to her. The White House responded by slamming the book and its author and chastising the press for writing about it.
Kohli might have survived going mano-a-mano with Anderson, but in these conditions Woakes proved no less worthy an adversary. Virat Kohli was involved in an almighty mix-up that led to Cheteshwar Pujara being run out as India were skittled for 107.
Kenedy and Ayoze Perez also had good opportunities to score, but Hugo Lloris remained composed and made two brilliant saves. Newcastle and Tottenham get their Premier League seasons underway on Saturday afternoon when they meet at St James' Park.
Investigators would not name the employee who took the plane, but a law enforcement source identified him to KUOW as Richard B. Several federal agencies are investigating the incident, said Brad Tilden, the chief executive officer of Alaska Air Group .
Ford is celebrating a massive milestone after its 10,000,000th Mustang rolled off the production line in MI yesterday. For the last several years, Ford's top-level NASCAR entries have been styled to look like the Fusion family sedan .
White supremacist rally set for Sunday in D.C.
Kessler initially wanted to return to Charlottesville, but the city denied his request , so he headed to the nation's capital. Saturday's events in Charlottesville precede a planned "white civil rights" rally set for Sunday in Washington , D.C.
Sean Young wanted by the NYPD for burglary
In 2012, she was arrested for allegedly slapping a security guard at an Oscars after-party, according to Page Six . Surveillance video reportedly captured the actress breaking into an office in Queens, accompanied by a man.
NBA, USA basketball blindsided by NCAA's rule changes
For the record, the ability for the best high school players to declare for the NBA Draft will be a welcome development. Therefore, if the players are undrafted, they only have two options: play in the G league or ball overseas.
Highlights from Tiger Woods' 66 on Saturday at PGA
The 38-year-old was also hot with the putter, rolling in six birdies to keep Koepka within striking distance. Along with his three birdies, he saved par from a bunker on the par-3 sixth hole from about 18 feet.
News Corp upbeat on digital assets growth
Furthermore, News Corp's expenses before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation rose 21 per cent to US$1.07 billion. Telstra and News Corp merged Fox Sports , formerly 100 per cent News Corp owned, and joint-venture Foxtel in April.