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Manchester United's Paul Pogba comes on as a substitute to replace Jesse Lingard

Manchester United's Paul Pogba comes on as a substitute to replace Jesse Lingard Credit Reuters

The 25-year-old has only started six Premier League games since his move from Shakhtar Donetsk and was left out of the squad entirely for the 2-2 draw with Arsenal in midweek.

United and Arsenal played out a 2-2 draw on Wednesday evening and went the majority of the match without Pogba on the pitch.

Despite an improved performance against Arsenal, Mourinho is coming under increasing pressure as the gap widens between the top four and a place in next season's Champions League. Mourinho again spoke about United being unbeaten in their past four matches, despite the dire results, but admitted there would be "no excuses" for not beating Fulham, even though he praised Claudio Ranieri's side and implied the table did not reflect their abilities. We were fast in our transitions, so we had that spirit, we had that mentality that brought our game to a good level, to a better level.

'There are special players with special characteristics and just to give you a couple of examples, [Ander] Herrera, [Marcus] Rashford are the kind of players that even if their game was not phenomenal, that intensity, that desire, that passion, that sacrifice is always present.

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Marcos Rojo scored an own goal under pressure from Alexandre Lacazette , only for Jesse Lingard to equalise nearly immediately from the kick-off.

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Emery said: "The 18 can be for Saturday and also we are doing one plan with him, maybe he can play against Qarabag".

The Red Devils have only collected 23 points in their opening 15 games in the Premier League to highlight their inconsistent form in Jose Mourinho's third season in charge.

"But if we don't, we give credit to the people that deserve credit".

Vote in the Irish Independent Sport Star Awards and you could win the ultimate sports prize. Just three days after thrashing North London rivals Tottenham Hotspur 4-2 at the Emirates, Arsenal came into the game at Old Trafford brimming with confidence.

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