Jose Mourinho is not happy with the surface at Rostov's Olimp-2 stadium
Manchester United take on Russian side Rostov in the Europa League round of 16 tomorrow evening (6pm).
Questions have been raised about the quality of the pitch at the Olimp-2 stadium, which appears patchy, ahead of the game.
And Jose Mourinho has claimed the surface is not to his liking and it has forced him to rethink his whole team selection.
Rostov's pitch is not the high-quality surface Manchester United are used to playing on
"It is hard for me to believe that we are going to play on that field, if you can call it a field," Mourinho said.
"I don't know what team to play.
“I don’t know [what I can do], I really don’t know.
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“I was analysing the very good opponents that we didn’t speak about yet, and in their previous matches against Bayern, Ajax, Atletico Madrid, in all these matches it looked for me a very playable pitch.
“I was very surprised with what I found here today.
"I was expecting something more playable. It’s a very similar pitch to the one in Beijing."