Rashford ‘bemused’ as Mourinho says he cannot handle pressure at Man United

first_img Most read in Premier League England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won tense Mourinho said there has been a manhunt against him and his Man United players Guardiola-inspired tactics: Is this how Arsenal will line up under Arteta? revealed Jose Mourinho’s suggestion that Marcus Rashford cannot handle the pressure of playing for Manchester United has left the forward ‘bemused’, according to reports.Mourinho, the United manager, branded England forward Rashford ‘scared on the pitch’ after the club’s comeback defeat of Newcastle. gameday cracker Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? How Everton could look in January under Ancelotti with new signings 2 SORRY silverware “The boys woke up on Saturday and they didn’t know if I was going to be at the game or not.I think they thought in the morning, ‘Is he going to be there?“Or is he not going to be there?’ — because the manhunting influences people and it’s not easy.“For big boys like me it’s no problem. But for younger people I think ‘problem’ — and I think in the first half they clearly showed that.”However, Rashford, according to The Sun, has been left ‘bemused’ by Mourinho’s comments. predicted changes Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Rashford and Scott McTominay, the midfielder, were substituted when United were 2-0 down on Saturday evening, with the Red Devils then going on to secure a 3-2 win over Rafa Benitez’s side.The Portuguese said after the game that Rashford, 20, and McTominay, 21, were unable to deal with the pressure caused by the ‘manhunt’ against him and and his players.“Maybe it was my wrong decision to play Marcus Rashford and Scott McTominay,” Mourinho suggested.“They were not ready for this level of pressure that the manhunting is bringing. 2 REVEALED Rashford was withdrawn with just over an hour gone on Saturday, with United two goals behind at Old Trafford whoops latest Saturday’s defeat of Newcastle was Rashford’s 130th appearance for Man United, while the 20-year-old has also been capped 27 times by England and played at two major international tournaments – Euro 2016 and this year’s World Cup. Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? last_img read more

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