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Mourinho: We Cannot Buy Messi Or Ronaldo!

Jose Mourinho: We Cannot Buy Lionel Messi Or Cristiano Ronaldo!

By Kurt Buckerfield - Jan 31, 2018 06:00 PM @KurtLaduma

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has hit back at critics suggesting he can improve the club’s attacking force, insisting the Red Devils cannot sign the likes of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

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The Portuguese believes United cannot get better players than they currently have in attack, admitting the likes of Messi and Ronaldo are out of the club’s league.

“I think in attack it’s difficult for us to improve,” he said, according to Express.  

“Where are we going to get a better combination of players than we have?

“We cannot buy (Lionel) Messi, we cannot buy Cristiano (Ronaldo) – these are the best players of the last decade.

“Where can we get better players than (Juan) Mata, Martial, Lingard, Rashford, Alexis, and Lukaku? In attack we have an amazing group of players.”

Mourinho did, however, admit that United might need to replace Michael Carrick at the end of the season, as well as Marouane Fellaini if he leaves.

“In midfield Michael Carrick will not be No 16, he will have ‘MC’ on his shirt next season, so we lose a player,” he added.

“It’s there in midfield where we need to – I’m not saying improve – but we need to get a player to compensate the situation of Michael.

“If Marouane leaves, yes we have two gaps there, so let’s see what happens.”

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United take on Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley Stadium on Wednesday night in the Premier League.

Where do you think United can improve? Let us know in the comments section below. 


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Roger Joined: 01 Feb 2018
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Roger Feb 01, 2018 02:58 PM
@Golden Boots man utd must sort there midfield and backline.
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Pdk@pdk Feb 01, 2018 08:45 AM
Pirates got beaten by AJAX why does the coach not stick to his winning combination.
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SolmanR Feb 01, 2018 05:11 AM
You Lost You Pig
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clemz7 Jan 31, 2018 09:27 PM
Mourinho is just talking
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JOMMAK Jan 31, 2018 09:08 PM
Nxa...the GOAT will never play for a cow coach!
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Golden Boots Jan 31, 2018 06:56 PM
Moo at it again, hahaha!

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