Paul Scholes believes Pep Guardiola would ‘hate’ the style of soccer that Jose Mourinho has applied at Manchester United.
The Red Devils completed 19 factors adrift of Manchester City within the Premier League final time period and have had an underwhelming begin to their pre-season tour of the United States.
Mourinho has added Fred, Diogo Dalot and Lee Grant to his ranks at Old Trafford this summer season however Scholes believes his former membership will battle to shut the hole on Guardiola’s City subsequent season.
United had a trophy-less 2017/18 marketing campaign and Scholes insists that one other season with out silverware would be a ‘disaster’ for Mourinho.
‘Last year was a disappointing year. You don’t have any divine proper to win a trophy, I do know that, however the way in which they carried out within the league wasn’t at the usual required,’ Scholes instructed beIN SPORTS.
‘They got beaten by Sevilla in the Champions League who are a poor team. Yes, they got to the final of the FA Cup, but every year that Manchester United don’t win one thing is a catastrophe, and that can keep on.’
Scholes has been an outspoken critic of Mourinho for a while and steered that Guardiola has proven up the Portuguese since his arrival in England.
‘As a football person, if you’re a coach and also you see your group enjoying – he [Mourinho] could also be glad [with the style of play],’ the previous United midfielder added.
‘It’s a group who grind out outcomes reasonably than actually impresses you. That’s in all probability what he’s proud of, that’s the place he has been at his finest over time.
‘If Guardiola was the supervisor of Manchester United he would hate what he was seeing – and it would be totally different.
‘But, the most important thing to him is results, he will be judged on that.’
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