Man Utd legends defend Jose Mourinho

first_imgManchester United legends Ryan Giggs and Bryan Robson have spoken out in support of coach Jose MourinhoFollowing the Red Devils’ shocking 3-0 home defeat to Tottenham Hotspur on Monday night, speculation surrounding Mourinho’s future at Old Trafford has intensified.Two losses in their opening three Premier League games marks United’s worst start in 26 years.Former Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is being tipped to replace Mourinho with latest reports indicating that the Portuguese only has one more game left to prove himself.But Giggs has given Mourinho his backing.“I was there on Monday as a United fan,” Giggs said on MEN.Cristiano Ronaldo, Nemanja Vidic, Manchester UnitedVidic: “Ronaldo is the most professional footballer I’ve seen” Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Nemanja Vidic opened up on how a 21-year-old Cristiano Ronaldo’s professionalism left him stunned at Manchester United.“It’s time for the fans to stick together, get behind the club, team and manager. It’s a tough time but we’ve had tough times before and got through it.”Former United captain Robson feels that the club supporters must get behind Mourinho.“It’s too easy. The minority of fans in clubs will be asking for the manager’s head after a few bad results and it’s often they speak the loudest,” he said.“The track record that Jose has holds up. After three games, you don’t talk about sacking the manager, you encourage and back him.”United will look to get back to winning ways away to Burnley on Sunday.last_img

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