Maguire catches Mourinho’s eye on Man United debut

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Harry Maguire brought instant stability to Manchester United's much-maligned defence yesterday and their 4-0 win over Chelsea showed he can build a strong partnership with fellow centre back Victor Lindelof, Jose Mourinho has said.

Mourinho - who made his return to the Old Trafford on Sunday, albeit as Sky Sports football pundit rather than a manager - opined that Lampard picked the wrong players and claimed that Chelsea did not even do the "basics" against Manchester United, as a result of which they were defeated 4-0. Chelsea had more possession, more shots and indeed more shots on target.

"If they are here it is because they deserve to be".

A Blues line-up featuring several players light on top-flight experience started brightly at Old Trafford, where both Tammy Abraham and Emerson hit the woodwork, but they trailed at the interval to Marcus Rashford's penalty.

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It was a clinical display from Solskjaer's team in the second half with three goals in 16 minutes, but James insists there is still room for improvement. For them and for me, as I said you couldn't write it. That was where we let ourselves down in not putting the chances away.

"You can be very risky in attack but if you feel that a mistake is around the corner it takes your confidence away and you don't play as well". We have to face it, take the responsibility and move forward.

It was a bright start to the season for the Red Devils, whose impressive performance has given the United fans belief that they can better last season's underwhelming sixth-place finish.

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