Lukaku took Manchester United’s earlier penalty in final month’s win over Leicester, however noticed it stored through Kasper Schmeichel.
Juan Mata used to be United’s designated penalty taker for lately’s seek advice from of Everton, however the Spaniard used to be off the pitch when Morgan Schneiderlin treated the ball within the field in harm time.
Martial, who used to be introduced on moments ahead of, stepped up and transformed the penalty expectantly.
And Mourinho admits he let his gamers make a decision who took the spot kick as Mata have been taken off.
When requested why Martial took the penalty over Lukaku, Mourinho instructed Sky Sports: ”The penalty-taker lately used to be Juan Mata, however he used to be out so I let the gamers take the verdict.
“It is sweet for Anthony Marital, fantastic for me, no drawback.”
Mourinho admits he feared Everton may punish United’s ignored possibilities once they have been 1-Zero.
United took the lead after 4 mins thru a shocking Antonio Valencia strike however didn’t rating once more till 83 mins, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Lukaku and Martial all bagging within the 4-0 win.
The Red Devils fell to a 1-1 draw towards Swansea final season after Gylfi Sigurdsson, who signed for Everton in the summertime, transformed a free-kick.
“They didn’t have a lot however had a few possibilities,” Mourinho added.
“I remembered Swansea final season with Gylfi Sigurdsson, they scored thru a free-kick against the final mins and it ended 1-1.
“Everton are going to be fantastic however they’re residing a hard second. The fixtures they’ve, I might no longer like this all in combination on the identical time.
“I would love one of the most most sensible 5, however they all, that’s not honest for them.”