I've made Man Utd happy again - Mourinho

I've made Man Utd happy again - Mourinho

Just like in games against Tottenham in January and Arsenal this month, City failed to kill off its opponents.

Center back and central midfield are the obvious problem areas for United, which is through to the Europa League semifinals - the first leg against Celta Vigo is on Thursday - and is in fifth place in the Premier League.

Jose Mourinho has drafted in 20-year-old midfielder Scott McTominay as he looks to patch up his injury-ravaged squad.

Rooney was an unused substitute at the Etihad.

Louis van Gaal, Mourinho's predecessor as United manager, is not remembered with any fondness by the majority of the club's supporters.

"We were the better team in the first half, they were the better team in the second half", said United manager Jose Mourinho.

"Yes, he's an option", he said. "We don't have (other options)".

Mourinho is continually transfixed on a perceived favourable treatment of Liverpool, but this current stance is particularly questionable. "You always hope when you play a big team at their stadium that they have a slightly off-day and you have a chance", Clement told ITV.

"Even sometimes young players, when they are not playing, they ask to leave".

Paul Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Juan Mata, Chris Smalling, Phil Jones, Marcos Rojo and Timothy Fosu-Mensah are all injured, while Marouane Fellaini is serving a three-game ban for headbutting Sergio Aguero.

"We can not forget which team we were against tonight", Guardiola said.

"In my career I have come across many different styles". Against Anderlecht I had two, in one match. We are very unlucky, that is the only thing I can say.

The assistant referee's flag halted City's celebrations but the youngster's immediate affect illustrated what might have been had Jesus not missed 13 games in all competitions after fracturing a metatarsal bone in his foot in mid-February. "In this moment he [Billy] is the only option we have". I think Eric and Daley played again absolutely incredible [against City]. I think Eric and Daley they played again absolutely amazingly.

"I didn't think it was possible for Wayne to play 90 minutes".

"I am also training hard in the gym so I can be an option also - Mourinho and Tuanzebe against Swansea". "Mourinho and Tuanzebe against Swansea". "The group was a nice group". The fact we are still fighting for important things is a good motivation for people to make an extra effort. "I think Eric and Daley, they played again absolutely wonderful", he said.