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Mourinho thinks that United with videoarbiter renewal had enforced

José Mourinho had to admit that Real Madrid Tuesday night the better team was in the fight for the European Super Cup (2-1). But the manager of Manchester United believes his team an extension had to enforce if the race is a videoscheidsrechter would have had.

The 1-0 Real Madrid was Casemiro narrowly offside before he indicate of Dani Carvajal scored. “With a good VAR (video assistant referee, red.) was the goal disallowed. Then it was 1-1 and one extension,” said Mourinho at the press conference after the match.

However, could the Portuguese life with the defeat against his old club. “At the time that they scored, they were superior. Between the twentieth and fortieth minute, Real was very strong. At that time, they earned the goal.”

Star player Cristiano Ronaldo got rust at the duel in Skopje and fell only short time in the team of Zinedine Zidane. Real began convincing with hits of Casemiro (24th minute) and Isco (52nd). Thanks to the still in strong position of topaankoop Romelu Lukaku in the 62nd minute came United back into the game, but that was it.

“From the civil society dominated Real the game and they had us in trouble”, looked at Mourinho back. “It was a difficult phase for us. But that hit was offside.”


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Mourinho, who is Daley Blind Tuesday ninety minutes on the bench, held, lifted the not too heavy the defeat against the Champions League winner. “I’m happy with a lot of things that tonight I’ve seen. And in the Premier League we have Real Madrid. We have to have opponents with different skills.”

“The players of Real are unique. There are no replicas of Luka Modric, not replicas of Toni Duckweed, no replicas of Isco, no replicas of Casemiro.”

“In the second half we managed to get them in trouble with a way of football that they don’t like. They could not dominate”, saw Mourinho.

Manchester United start the Premier League Sunday with a home match against West Ham United.


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