Mourinho side-steps City's Financial Fair Play row

The Argentine was not happy with how Mourinho acted at full-time

The Argentine was not happy with how Mourinho acted at full-time

They claim that the criticism they have faced is an "organised and clear" attempt to damage their reputation.

Mourinho, asked about the FFP allegations facing City, said: "It's hard for me to answer because I focus on my job".

"It's hard for me to answer because I focus on my job".

'The way the fans were supporting us, even at 2-0 down, they stayed with us and backed us throughout the game and that spurred us on'.

"But what is behind, I can not say".

"At the moment, he has Lindelof and Smalling but they don't inspire confidence throughout the team and as soon as that transfer window opens I'm sure they will be out looking for centre-backs again".

The Red Devils came from 1-0 down to secure a 2-1 win at Juventus in the Champions League on Wednesday night to continue to build momentum under Mourinho.

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United will be hoping for a repeat of last season's remarkable performance at the Etihad, which saw the visitors destroy City's dreams of winning the Premier League titles against their rivals.

"The way Jose Mourinho's side have been fighting back in games recently is like the United of old. I usually always fancy them so much to win at home, but with United being so resilient, I am going to go for a draw".

"We have to win all the titles we play for".

"We are a team that has that collective spirit to fight back but it is not always possible".

The giant Belgian got two yellow cards in the space of 20 seconds - the latter when City's South American collapsed in apparent agony after an apparent headbutt.

"So if we keep conceding goals before the opponent we will arrive at the day where we can not come back so we have to make sure that we grow up, not just in our approach, but also in our compactness in order to start matches well".

"If the answer is positive and we have of course one more session tomorrow, if the answer is positive he is ready but he trains with the team I don't know his answer".

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