It'd be interesting to see how Manchester Untied debutants perform in the Barclays Premier league and how far Jose's plans will go in the way he wants.
Asked by MUTV if he could have hoped for more, Lukaku replied with a wry smile: "I wished to have three goals and a hat-trick to be fair, that would have been nicer".
Mourinho has been boosted by David de Gea staying and feels United's rivals will be more tied up with European commitments this season.
"The team was confident and played great football".
"But I think the performance based on the confidence levels was really high". While an outright "we will win the league" statement has been avoided, it's clear the players and manager are on the same page of at least attempting to challenge. They're equipped. Liverpool, they're equipped. Matic adds a dimension to United's defense they've lacked in the recent past.
Mourinho's attitude is therefore wise and with 37 games of the season to come - along with a Champions League campaign - he knows there will be moments of doubt and questioning. "I can not tell you because sometimes I try to prepare a celebration but right now I'm not thinking about it".
"When I joined past year I thought immediately that we needed a kind of Matic but there are not many", Mourinho said. And I always had respect and the desire to do well in the English cups and I always liked to go to the finals.
But on a positive note, United clinched the EFL Cup and the UEFA Europa League last season, the latter of which ensured their entry to the UEFA Champions League, courtesy a 2-0 win over Ajax of Netherlands.
"To play well in front of such a crowd [is pleasing]".
"Zlatan is injured and needs time to recover", Mourinho said.
"Not only Pogba [had] a good game, everyone played very well".
"He was very clear by showing that what he did a year ago was not enough for him - he thinks he can do more".
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