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One of the criticisms this season directed at Mourinho is his lack of faith in the youth players. This changed in the games against Wigan in the FA cup where he started Timothy Fosu-Mensah and gave debuts Axel Tuanzebe and Joel Pereira. We also saw Anthony Martial and Luke Shaw returning to the starting lineup with the Frenchman playing well in the second half. Unfortunately Shaw has struggled this season and Mourinho doesn’t seem to trust him. Shaw has age on his side but need to show improvement in form to cement his place as the first choice left back at Manchester United.


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