"No miracles", he told a press conference (via United's official website). I was told that during pre-season it looked like I was saying something absolutely out of order, something insane.
"If we don't make our team better, it will be a hard season for us", Mourinho warned earlier this week, so far to no avail ahead of Thursday's transfer deadline. But you can not have the players that arrived on the last Monday, after World Cup semi-finals, finals and three weeks of holidays, you can not expect them to be fit. Now the 2018-19 season should be the time to get that first piece of silverware of the Jurgen Klopp era, as they have a squad that's locked and loaded.
"They returned on Monday".
By contrast, Liverpool are well-placed to hit the ground running ahead of Sunday's kick-off at home to West Ham as Virgil van Dijk, Keita and Fabinho missed out on the World Cup, while Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane bowed out at the group stage with Egypt and Senegal. Valencia - he was injured in pre-season.
Yet, based on the World Cup performances of Golden Boot victor Harry Kane, Hugo Lloris and ChristianÂ Eriksen among others, there is still plenty for Mauricio Pochettino to look forward to. [Nemanja] Matic - injured in the World Cup and surgery in Philadelphia a couple of weeks ago. "He's in a hard position now, I think, but he needs to try and find a way out of it".
"I see a good stable team, not anymore the team which has been promoted to the Premier League".
Owen Coyle told Sky Sports News that Mourinho needs to make at least one more signing
Not only have Fulham seen off interest from Spurs in England under-21 global Ryan Sessegnon, but have spent over 70 million pounds on some stellar signings. In football you need time to work and players on the pitch to work and we didn't have that until now.
I've spoken to Pep twice on Sky since the end of the season, we did a programme the other day with Dave Jones and Jamie Carragher asking questions.
The Bayern Munich centre-half has been linked with a potential move to Manchester United over the past few days following a disappointing World Cup campaign.
The ingredients appear to be in place for another Mourinho meltdown should United get off to a bad start and he believes even the scheduling of his side's opening fixture has made his task even harder.
Last year, EFL clubs voted to bring the closure of the window in-line with that of Premier League clubs - meaning that the transfer window closed at 5pm on August 9.
New Mexico sheriff: Compound searched, 11 kids removed
But a tip forwarded to Georgia detective last week set off a series of events that led to a raid at the New Mexico compound. The officer who helped them had been under the impression that the group was headed to New Mexico for a camping trip.
And it may have forced the first lady's hand, given that community service is at the center of her "Be Best" campaign. Trump blasted James late Friday after an interview aired with CNN anchor Don Lemon in which he deemed Trump divisive.
When asked who was in charge in the relationship, Manafort's longtime tax accountant Phillip Ayliff told the jury: "Oh - Mr. Manafort's attorneys have sought to blame Gates for the financial crimes, in addition to embezzling money from Manafort.
The area stretches from Japan and Indonesia on one side of the Pacific Ocean all the way across to California on the other. Indonesia's Ministry of Tourism released a statement saying no tourists had been "injured or impacted" by the quake.
The Saint Louis County Department of Public Health has recorded its first human case of West Nile virus this year. The Health Department wants to remind the public that the virus is present and has been around for many years.
This is a special election, not a primary, so the victor of Ohio's vote tonight will head to Congress after votes are counted. Democrats are hoping to rally enough of their anti-Trump base to take control of the House and Senate this fall.
This fall, Google will also roll out a feature called Slices , which will show relevant info from your apps when you want it. A search for a ride-hailing app, for example, will give the user price and travel time estimates, Google said.
An unnamed senior White House official told ABC News that Trump wasn't siding with James, but rather siding with children. Trump claimed he had disinvited Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors , although the team had decided not to visit.
US President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of an worldwide nuclear deal and reimpose sanctions on Iran has angered Tehran. Overall US crude oil inventories actually rose by 3.8-million barrels last week to 408.74-million barrels, the EIA data showed.
He added that in the future, when Tesla reached a "phase of slower, more predictable growth", the firm could go public again. " Funding secured ." The news sent Tesla's share price surging more than 7 per cent before trading was briefly halted .
The video shows a dual rear camera setup with a fingerprint scanner underneath, as suggested by earlier leaks. The company has also posted a very brief teaser ad through the Samsung Mobile News Twitter account.
Later on Thursday, Griffiths announced plans to invite Yemen's warring parties to Geneva on September 6 to hold the first round of consultations.
Real Madrid boss speaks out as Mateo Kovacic agrees deal
The move would be similar to Ronaldo's to Juventus, where his salary is paid through sponsorship agreements with FCA. Real Madrid Croatian star shunned training with the rest of the squad in a bid to force a move out of the team .
Nabil Fekir admits he could leave Lyon
One window later, Liverpool can get him a lot cheaper since the manager Jurgen Klopp is a big admirer of Fekir. It does not necessarily represent the position of Liverpool Football Club.
Cesc Fabregas begs Chelsea’s ‘best player’ Eden Hazard to stay
Sarri would not respond to further transfer questions, but expressed some doubt over the central midfielders at his disposal. I don't want to talk about it and not interested in it'. "I think our task as managers is growing the players that we have".
South Sudan government and rebels sign peace deal
A similar peace deal was signed in 2015 but fell apart a year later in a deadly battle that saw Machar flee into exile. The parliament will be comprised of 550 lawmakers, including 332 from Kiir's group and 128 from Machar's faction.
England hope Curran can carry-on against India
I think we will have terrific crowds this summer because India have a good following and English supporters usually come as well. Kohli probably saw an opportunity there but missed one that cut in off the seam and was caught plumb in front.
Chicago Has Brutally Violent Weekend
From Saturday morning to Sunday morning, the total was 37 shot and three dead, the newspaper said. Chicago's gun violence has drawn national scrutiny, including from President Donald Trump.
The Facts of Life Star Charlotte Rae Dead at 92
It was there that Broadway producers discovered her, leading to her first Broadway musical, Three Wishes for Jamie , in 1952. Rae died at her home in Los Angeles on Sunday afternoon surrounded by her family, her manager Paul Hilepo wrote in an email.
Trade War: Trump says tariffs are working
It's the first time the fuel has been ensnared by the expanding trade war and billions of USA dollars may hang in the balance. The deficit climbed $3 billion to $46.3 billion in June from $43.2 billion in May, the Commerce Department reported Friday .
Donald Trump admits son was getting dirt on Hillary Clinton
The lawyer told Stephanopoulos that discussions over whether the president should sit for an interview with Mueller are "ongoing". The misdirection came amid a series of searing tweets sent from Trump's New Jersey golf club. "They can also cause War!"
Courtois talks Madrid move, Sarri says he has "good news"
When asked in Friday's news conference ahead of the Community Shield if he thinks Willian will remain, Sarri said: "Yes, I do". It's a insane competition with a high level so I think every manager has the dream to come so he had the chance to come.