Chris Smalling is facing a four-week spell on the sidelines for Manchester United after suffering a broken toe.
Twitter had it's say on Mourinho's latest comments, with Manchester United fans picking both sides
Arsenal have now joined Manchester United in the race for Atletico Madrid defender Jose Gimenez, according to reports in the English media.
After a dismal Euro 2016 campaign, things went from bad to worse for Chris Smalling, as he fell ill due to food poisoning.
Manchester have reportedly struck a deal with Villarreal for their highly rated centre-back Eric Bailly, and will now commence negotiations with the Ivorian regarding personal terms.
The centre-back has been one of the most improved players for Manchester United this season and is expected to be in England's starting lineup for the 2016 Euros in France.
Manchester United's four game winning streak against arch-rivals Liverpool came to an end as they hobbled to a 2-0 defeat at Anfield in the first leg of their Europa League round of 16.
What is arguably the tastiest fixture of the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 is also a reflection of how far the erstwhile greats of English football have fallen.
The injury crisis at Manchester United has significantly limited Louis van Gaal's options as the Red Devils gear up to overturn a 2-1 deficit against FC Midtjylland at Old Trafford.
Manchester United finally managed to register a win to appease their fans and give Louis van Gaal some room to breathe. The manager hailed the Red Devils' 'fantastic' 3-0 victory over League One side Shrewsbury Town, insisting that the game was not as easy as it seemed.