Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Scholes: This Is the Biggest Test of Jose's Career

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Scholes: This Is the Biggest Test of Jose's Career

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PAUL Scholes is sick of Jose Mourinho moaning about what he does not have rather than focusing on the talent at his disposal, but the United legend believes his former club should stick with the under-fire Portuguese.

Pressure is mounting on the 55-year-old after a four-game winless streak that has seen them bow out of the Carabao Cup and made their worst start to a league campaign in 29 years. Scholes has been one of Mourinho's most outspoken critics and labelled the United manager 'embarrassing' before Tuesday's goalless Champions League draw with Valencia.

The former midfielder even expressed his surprise the Reds boss had not been sacked following last weekend's 3-1 loss at West Ham, but his view appears to have softened ahead of the visit of Newcastle. "The game on Saturday was one - after the Paul Pogba stuff in the week - where you question the work ethic," Scholes said. …

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