Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho before the match REUTERS/Andreas Gebert
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Mourinho has repeatedly called for more backing in the transfer market if United are to close the record 19-point gap they trailed Manchester City by last season despite finishing second in the table.United are even more shorthanded by the quick turnaround between the World Cup and the start of the new season.Mourinho must finally get the best from his star midfielder and Alexis Sanchez to avoid his third season in charge turning sour as it did in his second spell at Chelsea and Real Madrid.One of Mourinho's most trusted lieutenants Nemanja Matic will miss the start of the season due to surgery on an abdominal injury, while Eric Bailly and Ander Herrera are also doubts after picking up knocks in United's final preseason friendly defeat by Bayern Munich.
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