A second-half goal from Brighton midfielder Pascal Groß helped the Seagulls to beat Mourinho ‘ s Man United 1-0 and secured the Premier League survival.
Huddersfield 2-1 Man Utd
Newcastle 1-0 Man Utd
Brighton 1-0 Man Utd
Jose Mourinho lost to all the promoted sides in the Premier League this season! 😱 pic.twitter.com/C6pqSbLBBA
— The Sun Football ⚽ (@TheSunFootball) May 4, 2018
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says that Martial and Rashford’s displays were not good enough and it is the reason why they lost.
Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial and Juan Mata started in a new look front three and the Portuguese tactician indicated that their performance against Brighton is why Lukaku is the first choice striker at the club.
— Mirror Football (@MirrorFootball) May 4, 2018
“It was not good enough,” said Mourinho.
“The players who replaced others did not perform at a good level and, when individuals do that, it is difficult for the team to play well.
“Maybe now you will not ask me why A, B and C do not play so much. People always ask: ‘Why always Lukaku?’ Well, now they know why always Lukaku, and why always this player and why always that player. We are probably not as good as people think we are individually.
Jose Mourinho on player selection: “‘Why always Lukaku?’ ‘Why always Lukaku?’ ‘Why always Lukaku?’ Now you have your answer to ‘Why always Lukaku?'” pic.twitter.com/65gK8NOdwp
— Squawka News (@SquawkaNews) May 4, 2018
United return into action on Thursday 10th May 2018 against West Ham