José Mourinho says Manchester United semi-final places are up for grabs

by theguardian


• ‘What is the criteria to choose a team? The way they play’• Manager explains substitution of Paul Pogba against West Brom

José Mourinho has appeared to question the ambition of some Manchester United players after the defeat by West Bromwich Albion that left Manchester City Premier League champions.

The team who lost 1-0 at Old Trafford were all internationals and the manager offered an enlightening response on Monday when asked whether he was getting enough from experienced players. “Consistency has nothing to do with age,” he said. “It has to do with personality, has to do with the way you live for football, what is your priority in your life, what are your ambitions. This has nothing to do with age.

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