Things haven’t gone to plan for Manchester United and José Mourinho so far this season, with the Red Devils losing two of their opening three Premier League games for the first time since 1992/93.
Last time out, at Old Trafford on Monday night, United were thumped 3-0 by Tottenham Hotspur, leading to speculation over Mourinho’s future with the 20-time champions.
United will be hoping to get their season back on track when the travel to Turf Moor on Sunday to take on a Burnley side with problems of their own, as the Clarets struggle to balance a Europa League campaign with their domestic obligations.
Phil Jones, who started against Spurs, is United’s only fresh injury concern ahead of the Burnley game, leaving Mourinho to choose between Chris Smalling, Victor Lindelöf and Eric Bailly in central defence.
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