THERE IS A RIFT BUILDING BETWEEN MOURINHO&SOME PLAYERS IN MAN U
It all began after that bad Newcastle defeat last week.
JOSE MOURINHO got involved in an amazing dressing-room bust-up with Paul Pogba and Phil Jones.
Reports have it Red devils boss launched a furious attack on 2 of his two stars after last Sunday’s dismal 1-0 Premier League defeat at Newcastle.
Pogba pulled out of Saturday’s 2-0 FA CUP win at Huddersfield with a mystery illness, while Jones was also missing after declaring himself unfit in the week.
On Friday the Special One said record £89million star buy Paul Pogba would play.
But when asked about the midfielder’s sickness yesterday, Mourinho snapped: “I don’t know and I honestly don’t care. I will think about him after the match.” stunning on lookers
After the game, Mourinho revealed: “Yesterday he was working normally with us. We prepared for the game and told the players the team. He was in it.
“I was then told by the doctor this morning he was not coming.”
Mourinho accused Pogba of being “too casual” and “too careless” after substituting him a minute after Matt Ritchie scored the Newcastle winner last week.
Defender Jones was also in the firing line and both players were said to be shocked at being singled out and the ferocity of the manager’s verbal assault.
A Newcastle insider said: “Mourinho was furious — everybody could hear him shouting at Pogba and Jones.
Close followers of Premier League football will recognize this trend of events from Mourinho’s last stint with Chelsea.
Internal rifts with star Players that lead to a divided dressing room that ultimately leads to Bad results and more Strife. They usually don’t end well. Jose will do well to prevent this from escalating to avoid a bigger mess.