José Mourinho with  Paul Pogba at Old Trafford: if the 25-year-old’s erratic form continues to be a head-scratcher his manager it becomes a bigger conundrum with each match. Photograph:    Peter Powell/EPA

In Manchester United’s ongoing insipidness under José Mourinho a perfect storm of problems is found. The manager seems to have lost his mojo – momenta(...)

Shane Duffy scored Brighton’s second against Manchester United. Photograph: Aldrew Coulridge/Reuters

Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Manchester United 2 This lamentable effort was enough to remind José Mourinho that he has much more pressing concerns th(...)

Manchester United’s Paul Pogba celebrates with Fred and Alexis Sanchez after scoring the opening goal in their Premier League clash with Leicester City. Photo: Oli Scarff/Getty Images

Manchester United 2 Leicester City 1 Was that, very briefly, a smile on José Mourinho’s face? Blink, and you might have missed it, but at least Manch(...)

Alexis Sanchez scores Manchester United’s opener against AC Milan. Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty

AC Milan 1 Manchester United 1 (Man United win 9-8 on penalties) Manchester United saw off AC Milan in an epic penalty shoot-out in their Internation(...)

 Paulinho scores the winner for Barcelona against Getafe. Photograph:  Denis Doyle/Getty Images

Second-half goals from substitutes Denis Suarez and Paulinho saw Barcelona come from behind to beat Getafe 2-1 at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez, extendi(...)

Jose Mourinho has called Andreas Pereira’s decision to move to Valencia on loan ‘disappointing.’ Photograph: Ivan Arlandis/EPA

Jose Mourinho is disappointed by Andreas Pereira’s naivety and lack of fight after the talented Manchester United midfielder pushed through a loan mov(...)

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho talks with Juan Mata during their pre-season clash with Borussia Dortmund in Shanghai. Photo: Thomas Peter/Reuters

Manchester United 1 Borussia Dortmund 4 As the arch-winner José Mourinho will be disappointed at this defeat, though a game played in stifling heat(...)

Henrikh Mkhitaryan made his first appearance in a Manchester United shirt as José Mourinho’s tenure got off to a winning start at Wigan Athletic. Photograph: PA

Wigan Athletic 0 Manchester United 2 The Jose Mourinho era at Manchester United began with a comfortable 2-0 victory over Wigan, with goals from Wi(...)

Marcus Rashford is one of 14 Manchester United academy players handed their debut by manager Louis van Gaal. Photograph: Reuters

Louis van Gaal has given debuts to 14 academy players since taking over at Manchester United – seven in the opening two months of last season and seve(...)

Nicky Butt is not much into symbolism, though – this is a man without a single medal or item of memorabilia on display at home. He is into reality and is quite aggressive about it. Those are qualities Manchester United need badly. Photograph: Getty Images

Even inside a church, Nicky Butt was prepared to make a challenge. It was September 2009 and beneath the towering arches of Durham Cathedral, coinci(...)

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