Jose Mourinho speaks out about Victor Lindelof's role at Manchester United

Jose Mourinho speaks out about Victor Lindelof's role at Manchester United

"The manager himself has admitted the club have had a 'difficult' transfer window so far and Newcastle will struggle if they fail to strengthen - or if Benitez leaves".

However, Mourinho added that one key factor to their title charge at Old Trafford will sharing the scoring load amongst numerous players, as was the case at his previous clubs, and hopes the onus will not be left solely on the shoulders of new striker Rolmelu Lukaku. Here are 5 areas which the league must improve on in the upcoming season.

Last season, the award was won by Harry Kane of Tottenham and to be honest, he is still a contender to win it again for the upcoming season.

Conte has spent over £100 million ($130 million, 110.8 million euros) on Alvaro Morata, Tiemoue Bakayoko and Antonio Rudiger to avoid becoming the third axed champion.

"And, last season, that didn't happen much - we were focused on the goals that our striker was scoring, and when the striker was not scoring, the team was in a bit of trouble to win matches". Wembley woe sees last year's runners-up Tottenham miss out.

After a slow start at Leicester following his move from Birmingham City halfway through the 2015-16 season, Gray is beginning to make his presence felt at the King Power Stadium. In my opinion, he could be one of the best players in the world one day. Hands up if you're planning to watch West Bromwich Albion on a regular basis this season?

"Pep is right - I love football and I have always loved football", Bernardo said.

Lindelof may have endured a difficult opening period in a red shirt, and as a 23-year-old coming from a comparatively slower league we ought to be sympathetic towards that.

After singing for Manchester United on July 1, 2016, the Swedish star found the back of the net 17 times and assisted five more till the fateful quarter final where he suffered a ligament injury. That is normal but not enough, ' he stresses.

The top six from last season have all retained their managers and it promises to be an exciting run of 380 games. "The reality is totally different", Mourinho said.

Well, in Fantasy Premier League (FPL) terms.

Manchester United to win by two goals or more against West Ham is being priced at 5/2 odds with Irish bookmaker Paddy Power. For the first time in 20 years, Arsene Wenger's side will be missing from the Champions League as a consequence of their fifth-place Premier League finish. I know that the manager is the same and that I will learn a lot from Guardiola and the other players.

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The match between the two former champions will feature around £100m of new talent after their summer dealings. Can it live up to its reputation this time?

At Liverpool, Salah is also embarking on his second spell in England and has impressed with four goals in pre-season friendlies.

- Derby's record low points total in the 2007-08 season.

Man United opens at home against West Ham United on Sunday.