Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Boss Full of Praise for Attacking Flair

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Boss Full of Praise for Attacking Flair

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JOSE Mourinho praised United's forwards after the Carabao Cup third round win over Burton.

The Reds scored four goals for the fourth time this season to set up a fourth round tie at Swansea next month, as Marcus Rashford netted a brace.

Juan Mata was withdrawn at half-time ahead of Saturday's trip to Southampton, while Jesse Lingard got his first goal of the season, and Anthony Martial struck his fourth of the campaign with a second-half finish.

Two of the quartet might start the weekend fixture on the bench at St Mary's as Mourinho prepares to recall Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Romelu Lukaku, but the United manager was pleased with how they performed against the Championship side.

"Martial was good, Lingard was good, Mata was good," Mourinho said. …

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