Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho presented an injury update on his hurt players in advance of Sunday’s derby showdown as opposed to Manchester Town.
The Pink Devils topped their Champions League team final night time after plans from Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford sealed a 2-1 comeback earn around CSKA Moscow, who experienced Alan Dragoev score prior to 50 percent-time.
In his post-match push conference, Mourinho appeared to mock Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger for faking an injury to Alexandre Lacazette, even though revealing the real truth around the health of his players.
Mourinho verified that Nemanja Matic would element in opposition to the Citizens even though the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Marouane Fellaini and Phil Jones have a ‘chance’ of enjoying a portion in the cross-town derby.
“You want the real truth. The real truth is Eric Bailly no prospect for the weekend, Phil Jones a prospect, Fellaini a prospect, Zlatan a huge prospect and Matic is hurt but will perform for sure. I am telling the real truth, he’s hurt but will perform for sure. Carrick no prospect,” he is quoted as stating by The Manchester Evening News.
Manchester United are now 8 points at the rear of Pep Guardiola‘s aspect, and they are not able to pay for to fall any far more points if they are to stand a prospect of competing for this season’s Leading League crown.