Mourinho on Rashford: Marcus is a naive boy

Date Sunday 2nd September 2018 6:forty

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has branded Marcus Rashford ‘naive’ after the ahead turned into sent off towards Burnley.

Romelu Lukaku’s double eased the drive on Jose Mourinho as United received 2-0 at Burnley.

The Belgian struck within the twenty seventh and 44th minutes earlier than Paul Pogba’s penalty midway through the 2nd period, after Rashford had been fouled through Aaron Lennon, became saved through Burnley goalkeeper Joe Hart.

however, Rashford become proven a straight crimson card for leaning into Phil Bardsley with his head in the 71st minute, but United noticed the video game out and moved as much as 10th in the desk.

“I don’t know what happened. i might say it turned into naive,” Mourinho told BBC match of the Day.

“It become a child and a very skilled man. Bardsley’s been within the online game for 20 years and Marcus is a naive boy.

“there have been lots of decent performances but Fellaini changed into simple, along with Smalling and Lindelof. Luke Shaw had a good performance and there were many others, too,” Mourinho added.

“I don’t remember such a comfortable performance as we’ve showed within the final two fits.”

Jose Mourinho once once more paid tribute to the Manchester United supporters following Sunday’s at ease lift at Burnley.

historical Trafford has discovered itself in the eye of a storm after a shock defeat at Brighton turned into compounded through the heaviest domestic defeat of the Portuguese’s managerial career towards Tottenham on Monday.

however there was no signal of a hangover on Sunday as United rallied impressively, with Lukaku netting twice within the first half to set Mourinho’s guys on direction for a deserved 2-0 retract at Burnley.

Joe Hart saved Paul Pogba’s penalty to prevent concerns getting worse for Sean Dyche’s men on an afternoon when substitute Marcus Rashford’s pink card became the most effective precise bad for the friends.

“The three aspects have been an important thing, the exceptional of the performance and happiness of the group is an old Trafford response – the manner old Trafford reacted to the boys in the Spurs defeat changed into critical,” Mourinho informed Sky sports.

“The week changed into so first rate. I felt so substandard leaving out individuals like Ander Herrera and Scott McTominay – it turned into heartbreaking to depart them out of the group.

“What historic Trafford did to the crew after Spurs changed into basic to the happiness of the team.

“today the fans were excellent from the first minute, however historic Trafford is a second to remember.”

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