Jose Mourinho has revealed that he could use Axel Tuanzebe during Manchester United's second leg clash with Anderlecht in the Europa League quarter-final on Thursday.
A top-four Premier League finish is within reach after Sunday's impressive 2-0 victory over Chelsea, while a semi-final in the Europa League awaits the winners of tonight's tie with Anderlecht at Old Trafford (8.05pm).
A footnote added: "Charlie predicts: 2-0 and Ibrahimovic to score first".
"He was always coming in my direction for what I want from a Manchester United player".
"Do I think Anthony is a player with great potential?"
"He gave me, from the first day, a lot of confidence and he told me I was going to be an important player for him". Asked if that would be a flawless finale for the veteran striker, who is yet to confirm whether he will remain at Old Trafford for a second season, Mourinho said: 'I don't think about it, I just think about Manchester United.
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Jemerson , Djibril Sidibe , Thomas Lemar , Radamel Falcao and Valère Germain are one booking away from suspension. Dortmund could only try to force themselves back into the match . "Maybe Marco can play for us from the start".
Romero may be in goal against Anderlecht, but Mourinho says that might not be the case if United progress from the last eight. After the hefty dispatch of Premier League leaders Chelsea, Jose Mourinho resumed his carrot and stick approach to coaching, unleashing the latter on his pet hate, strikers with attitude, or rather the wrong attitude as he sees it.
Rooney has been struggling with ankle pain recently and Mourinho is to make a decision on his fitness after training.
"His experience, his know-how of this knockout phase, I think is a player who can be useful tomorrow. If we need to keep a result, to keep the ball, to keep control by having possession, he can help us, too, so hopefully his answer in the training session is positive". Sergio Romero will start in goal in place of David de Gea.
In the Premier League, the Devils sit four points below 4th placed Manchester City.
The Spanish ace midfielder has emerged not just as the most improved Man United player, but the one of the best performers in their matches. Is he a little bit timid to be what would be a real selfish and terrible best player in the world?