MATIC IS A ‘GENIUS’
Serb impresses Mourinho in his debut for Manchester United
LONDON formerly played under Mourinho at Chelsea and his manager said on Wednesday night that the midfielder will quickly get up to speed due to his natural football intelligence.
Mourinho said: “When you train alone you train just a part of what you are as a player so he needs time but experience, intelligent, a genius (in) the way he thinks, he thinks football, we will help him to be ready sooner rather than later and that's why he coped with the 45 minutes well.”
Mourinho also insisted he wants one more player to complete his summer shopping following the signings of Matic, Victor Lindelof and Romelu Lukaku.
United want a wide player with the club continuing to pursue Inter
A genius (in) the way he thinks, he thinks football, we will help him to be ready sooner rather than later
Milan winger Ivan Perisic.
The United boss added: “The squad is good and as I told a few months ago I was hoping for four players to improve the squad and the club did a fantastic job by getting three of them which is difficult in the crazy market where we are now, to get three out of four I thank the club for that.
“I would be happier if they give me four of four but they did a great job.” Daily Mail
United’s Nemanja Matic played in the friendly match against Sampdoria in Dublin on Wednesday.