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Former Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says Harry Maguire ‘deserved man of the match’ for display against Chelsea

Former Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says Harry Maguire ‘deserved man of the match’ for display against Chelsea

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Jose Mourinho heaped huge praise on Manchester United new boy Harry Maguire following the Red Devils’ rampant victory over Chelsea.Maguire was making his United debut after completing his £80million switch from Leicester earlier this month. Getty Images - Getty Maguire helped United keep a clean sheet against Chelsea And it was one to remember for the centre-back as he helped his new club beat Frank Lampard’s Blues 4-0. Marcus Rashford’s brace and goals from Anthony Martial and Daniel James secured the victory. There were a number of good performances in the United team including from two-goal hero Rashford. However, former United and Chelsea boss Mourinho, who was working as a pundit for Sky Sports, identified Maguire as the game’s standout player.
Man City 3-1 Man Utd: Hosts claim deserved derby victory & go back top

Man City 3-1 Man Utd: Hosts claim deserved derby victory & go back top

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Manchester City returned to the Premier League summit with a convincing derby victory over Manchester United at Etihad Stadium.Pep Guardiola's side were seeking the result they needed to go back to the top of the table after Liverpool's lunchtime win over Fulham at Anfield - and it was rarely in doubt after David Silva bundled home an early goal to give them a narrow interval advantage.City got the second goal their superiority deserved with Sergio Aguero's rasping, rising finish past David de Gea three minutes into the second half following an exchange of passes with Riyad Mahrez. Jose Mourinho's side, without injured Paul Pogba, barely mounted a serious threat but were given hope of earning...