And the Portuguese admitted United have no advantage as a score draw would see Sevilla progress.
United fans will be hoping that their side follow the example of Bayern Munich in 2015 when they drew 0-0 in the first leg of their last-16 clash with Shakhtar Donetsk.
Mourinho's men have been written off at various points this campaign and major questions were asked and decisions queries ahead of each of their last three league games. And with eight games to go, the Red Devils are already nine points clear of fifth-placed Chelsea.
Anthony Martial is also making the quad after being sidelined recently, however, Rashford's match-winning performance against Liverpool is likely to keep the Frenchman in the bench. Marcus Rashford came into the side and scored twice, while Scott McTominay played well alongside Nemanja Matic in midfield.
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Michael Carrick has confirmed he will retire at the end of the season. "That's pretty much where I'm at". When a team gets into the last eight, the feeling is you are among the best and anything can happen.
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He added, "It's just simply wrong for ABC to have a television program that expresses that kind of religious intolerance". While claiming he accepted her apology, he then passive aggressively suggested she needed to make it public.
It was a similar story at the same stage two years later as they hosted Real Madrid following a scoreless tie but were unable to recover from a 3-0 second-leg deficit, eventually losing 3-2 at home. But Manchester United can have the know-how to beat anyone in the competition and all eventual quarterfinalists will start to sniff the scent of glory.
English football giants Manchester United on Monday held their training session without midfieldersPaul Pogba and Ander Herrera and defenders Phil Jones, Marcos Rojo and Daley Blind on the eve of the Champions League game against Sevilla. Let us know by commenting below.