Mourinho On Man United's EPL Title Chances, New Signings, Zlatan Comeback

Since then the manager has plugged the gaps in his team with big new signings. Now in his second season in charge, Mourinho has had time to run his eye over the squad and shake out any bad habits they may have developed under previous managers.

"In my other clubs what I had was more players scoring goals", he said ahead of tomorrow's Premier League opener at home to West Ham.

With Timothy Fosu-Mensah joining Crystal Palace on loan, United could also be in the market for another right-back to provide competition for Antonio Valencia.

"We always had more goals with wingers, midfielders getting 10 goals, central defenders getting five goals and last season that did not happen much".

Lukaku isn't the only player being reunited Mourinho, who also convinced former club Chelsea to sell Nemanja Matic to United.

The Armenian has insisted that his form will only improve as time goes on, saying: "I am sure the best is still to come and I am looking forward to it because I know that we can do better and I can do better".

But after a close-season in which both managers have invested heavily in new players, United are now Mourinho's team and City have been created by Guardiola. I don't think I am going to win because I always win in the second season - not at all.

"I just think he was very clear showing what he did a year ago was not enough for him".

"United will appreciate the return to the Premier League after facing an outstanding Real Madrid side in the European Super Cup earlier in the week", Owen wrote on Betvictor.com.

If the overhaul of City's squad, costing over £200 million, does not deliver silverware there will be further uncomfortable questions for the Spaniard, who finished his first season in English football without a single title.

Bookmakers have seen plenty of support for Lukaku in the Premier League top scorer market and he is now as short as 4-1 with many companies, but last year's victor Harry Kane remains the favorite at around the 3-1 mark.

"So between the players we lost and the players we got, I think we are in a similar situation".

However, West Ham have not won at Old Trafford for 10 years since they avoided relegation thanks to a Carlos Tevez victor.

"This time, we are all in the same basket". Okay, some will have the luck to play on Tuesday or Wednesday, or Saturday or Sunday.

The goal has to be to win the league.

"Towards the back end of last season, he couldn't get in their team".

Manchester United and West Ham United will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.

One of which was against West Ham, United's opponents on Sunday as the new Premier League season gets underway.

"My initial analysis coming from January and progressively through the other months I was thinking about four players but I am not a hard person to work with - in spite of it looking different sometimes".

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