Jose Mourinho Won't Cry Over Having to Settle for Three New Players
Aug 13 2017 by Marjorie Miles
The 29-year-old Brazilian has been repeatedly linked with a move to United due to his positive relationship with the former Chelsea manager Mourinho, but a transfer failed to materialise this year and Willian now says he is happy with life in London and not looking to leave the Blues.
The Belgium global, 24, scored nine goals in his first nine appearances against West Ham for former team Everton before the east London club finally kept him at bay in a 0-0 draw last April.
The Belgium worldwide had earlier missed from just a few yards out with the goal gaping, but Mourinho was pleased with the way his £75m summer signing responded. "I think the two Manchester clubs and Chelsea will be fighting tooth and nail for the title".
"I think Tottenham, without any spending, are equipped to win because they have a fantastic team, fantastic manager, great stability". But on the eve of the 2017/18 season, which team has the best attack in the Premier League?
I think it comes down to our four away games which will be the draining aspect of the first few weeks of the Premier League season. "What we had was midfielders and wingers scoring, and even central defenders scoring goals from set pieces", Mourinho said.
"In my initial analysis, coming from January and progressing through the months, I was thinking about four players", Mourinho said. We are going to try to win the title, we are going to try to give a hard fight to the top teams in the Champions League and as you know I always loved the English cups'.
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The English Premier League opening week
I do think Alexandre Lacazette will be clinical but I can't guarantee he'll score in the big games, so I'd back him each-way. So Jose Mourihno has strengthened in the areas he's needed to and they look stronger and will challenge for the title.
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Lukaku, signed from Everton for an initial £75million, wasted a glorious chance shortly after Isco doubled Madrid's advantage but made no mistake with his next opportunity after Keylor Navas parried a Matic drive. Victor can play right-back and central midfield.
Manchester United and West Ham United begin their 2017/18 Premier League campaign with a meeting at Old Trafford on Sunday to round off the opening weekend of action.
"I have better conditions to deliver a better season than my first one".
"We needed to do that this summer because we have one of the oldest teams in Europe".
"When this season I got the call that Matic wants to play for me, wants to play for Manchester United and he can make it happen, I thought he's the ideal player for me". We were playing a team full of fantastic players, we discussed the result until nearly the end.