It's a hamstring injury, but

It's a hamstring injury, but

"I just know it's a hamstring".

"Squads are to try to cope with these kind of situations and we know that in a few situations, I don't know how many, but we are going to play without Pogba for a few matches but we have other players".

Pogba had to be taken off in his first match as Manchester United captain.

The France worldwide was named as captain for the UEFA Champions League match against FC Basel, but was substituted in the first half with a muscular problem. Wayne Rooney will return for the first time since returning to the Toffees, while Mourinho will look to keep Manchester United at the top of the Premier League following a rampant start to the season with 10 points from a possible 12.

Marouane Fellaini will hope to replace Pogba in the starting XI against Everton, having made a goalscoring entrance to the midweek match, but faces stiff competition from Ander Herrera and Michael Carrick.

The manager said: "We have players waiting for an opportunity because we started the season really well and we had one match per week, so there was no need to rest players and no need for changes".

Pogba played 51 games last season but missed three weeks in March after succumbing to a similar injury to the one he suffered on Tuesday night and was given advice on how to strengthen his muscles to avoid potential set-backs. The weekend match is the only match that I am thinking about. We lost important players last season during the season and during crucial moments of the season and we were not crying or making excuses about that.

And Mourinho says the England global is available for selection once again, but Sunday's visit of Everton (3:30pm) might be too soon. "The stadium will show him the respect he deserves before and after the match, not during the match".

The Manchester United manager said in a press conference: "Luke Shaw is not injured anymore so is a question of form, is a question of option but is not injured, he's recovered".

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