United did not manage to sign any centre-backs and Neville was particularly surprised at the failed Alderweireld deal. "I didn't have any pre-season games, I came back on Monday so it was very hard for the legs".
"We started with Andreas Pereira and Fred, and they played very well today". "They spent more money..." Every team is a good team, forget the name, forget the history, forget the shirt.
"Pogba was a monster", said Mourinho.
But seven minutes from the end full-back Shaw scored his first goal in professional football, firing home after a exchange with Juan Mata.
Having returned from France's triumph in Russian Federation last month to intense media speculation about his future under United manager Mourinho, the 25-year-old Pogba was named skipper of a team that included debutant Fred.More news: Another strong aftershock hits Indonesia's Lombok island
'Paul was fantastic. His contribution was unbelievable.
Pogba overruled Alexis Sanchez when United were awarded an early penalty despite the protestations of his teammate.
'He is the first choice, ' added Mourinho.
"We don't have a penalty taker, it's how we feel and I made a decision to take it".More news: Red alert at Kerala's Idukki reservoir, floods feared in Kochi
"Sir Alex has already set a winning formula throughout his time at the club, and for some reason, we brought in managers who were trying to change that". 'I chose to take it.
"I don't want to speak too soon after one game but I want to be up there with the best left-backs in the world", he said. It's not a problem, it's the win that is most important'.
Pundit Paul Merson has told Sky Sports News (09/08/2018, 15:30) that he would buy Tottenham Hotspur's Mousa Dembele to replace Paul Pogba at Manchester United. "Like I always say, I always give my best for the fans, for my team-mates, for the people that trust me".
'I won't be full with a World Cup.
"I had only two options, Scott [McTominay] or Paul, but if I play Scott I play two two kids and a new player, so I asked Paul and he put himself available for the team and he was very, very good for us".More news: DOOM Eternal - Official Gameplay Reveal