José Mourinho believes that England in this world cup tall eyes can throw. The Manchester United manager sees one of his players as the secret weapon of The Three Lions.
José Mourinho sees in England, in Russia as a contender.
The Portuguese was referring to twaalfvoudig international Jesse Lingard (25). The attacking midfielder was this season, good for 13 goals and 7 assists in 48 matches. In the friendly with the Netherlands in march, he made the winning goal. “Jesse is a funny little rascal. He is funny, but not in a boring way,” said Mourinho in front of The Sun.
“He makes the class laugh without in order to disrupt. Jesse creates a good atmosphere and makes everyone happy. He is the prankster of where the teacher is not angry. And I should know, because I am a former gym teacher.”
“Jesse Lingard is the prankster where the teacher is not angry.”
Mourinho is counting this WK on the usual suspects. “I do not expect that we will have a surprise. I don’t think there is a country going to win that never has been world champion.” The Special One is called France, Spain, Portugal, Brazil and Argentina as favourites, but believes certainly in the chances of England.
“England has a good group of young but experienced players. They all play in the Premier League, the best league of the world. They all play in top clubs and have experience in the Champions League. I think they are world champion.”
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