Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Mourinho Ready to Ring the Changes Again for Tigers

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Mourinho Ready to Ring the Changes Again for Tigers

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JOSE Mourinho will make at least four changes to the United side for tonight's EFL Cup semi-final first leg against Hull.

Only Marcos Rojo and Michael Carrick kept their places in a muchaltered side for the FA Cup hammering of Reading on Saturday as Mourinho rested a number of players who had figured prominently during a hectic Christmas and New Year schedule.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic remained on the bench, while David de Gea, Ander Herrera and Antonio Valencia were left out of the squad completely.

Tonight, United are bidding to secure a ninth consecutive win within a season for the first time since February 2009.

"I play with the players that didn't play today," Mourinho said on Saturday ahead of tonight's game. …

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