Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says 'many reasons' for poor form

05 October, 2018, 20:30 | Author: Suzanne Horton
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The Red Devils have made their worst start to a league campaign in 29 years.

Mourinho has been picking fights with everyone since the summer: the board, his players, referees, fixture schedulers, journalists, the media at large.

Manchester United have endured a miserable start to the new season, with the battle between Mourinho and Pogba taking centre stage. When probed to elaborate, Mourinho staunchly retorted "No".

The United boss held a three-minute press conference on Friday morning where he only answered questions about Saturday's game against Newcastle.

It ultimately provides another indication that Mourinho's time in Manchester is nearly certainly up. If Newcastle come and win, say 3-0, then that could be the end but they are far more likely to review the situation following the City match.

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It seems like it is make-or-break this weekend for Jose Mourinho's tumultuous relationship with current club Manchester United, as the Red Devils face what is nearly certain to be a tetchy encounter at Old Trafford with Newcastle United, with the Portuguese facing another old adversary, in the form of Rafa Benitez standing in the opposing dugout.

"But we are in a position that we can do much better and to do that we need points; points that we lost especially in the last two Premier League matches with one point out of six". "Only one defeat at home all season, only one defeat in the last seven matches".

"I know we are in the beginning of October and we look to tables all around Europe and in numerous leagues the tables in September and October don't reflect what is going to happen in a few months or even in the end of the season but we are in a position that we can do much better and to do that we need points", he said.

Despite limited time to prepare for the visit of Newcastle following their continental exploits, Mourinho is adamant that his side will be well-prepared for the clash.


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