Mourinho reveals his biggest problem at Man United: ‘This is why we can’t be dominant’

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Jose Mourinho admits it’s impossible for Manchester United to dominate in defensive areas due to his side’s current injury crisis.

Mourinho reveals his biggest problem at Man United: 'This is why we can't be dominant'

Fenerbahce's forward Moussa Sow (C) kicks the ball next to Manchester United's defender Marcos Rojo (L) and Daley Blind (R) during the UEFA Europa League football Fenerbahce SK vs Manchester United at the Fenerbahce Ulker Stadium on November 3,2016 in Istanbul. / AFP / STRINGER (Photo credit should read STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images)

Marcos Rojo and Daley Blind were paired at centre-back as United slipped to a 2-1 defeat to Fenerbahce on Thursday evening.

Mourinho is currently juggling with a defensive injury crisis with Antonio Valencia, Chris Smalling and Eric Bailly all sidelined, and the Portuguese concedes his current set-up cannot match teams who offer a strong attacking threat.

‘It’s difficult to play a game of this difficulty to play two left-backs playing as central defenders,’ Mourinho told BT Sport.

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‘It’s not possible to be to be dominant and strong without two strong central defenders.
‘In this moment, we play with two left-backs playing as central defenders. It’s difficult to be dominant, it’s difficult to cope with the physicality and the mental dominance of the game.’

2 thoughts on “Mourinho reveals his biggest problem at Man United: ‘This is why we can’t be dominant’

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