Manchester United were held to a 1-1 draw away to Anderlecht last night in the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final tie.
Mourinho was very critical of his strikers, labelling them as ‘sloppy’.
Despite United’s shortcomings, he was positive about Paul Pogba’s display.
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Jose Mourinho absolved Paul Pogba of any blame
Obviously, this is what happens all season. We have chances but don’t score enough goals
“Probably the only one that everything was correct, with the timings, touches and decisions, was Paul’s shot and that was a good save by the keeper,” Mourinho said.
“Obviously, this is what happens all season.
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“We have chances but don’t score enough goals.”
United’s failure to take their chances was once again illustrated last night as they had 16 shots on goal.
Mourinho now turns his attentions to Sunday (4pm) when his side face Chelsea.