Manchester United are with out midfield trio Michael Carrick, Marouane Fellaini and Paul Pogba.
So Mourinho’s choices are restricted within the center and he admits he has a troublesome selection.
He stated: “We don’t have Fellaini, we don’t have Pogba, we don’t have Carrick. They are all lacking for this fit.
“So the answers aren’t many, however we strive now not to concentrate on person battles or in particular spaces at the pitch.
“We take a look at to concentrate on the globality and we attempt to have a staff with high quality, stability, to check out and win the fit, which is our goal.”
United beat Basel within the first sport and can transfer into pole place with every other 3 issues this night in Moscow.
But they’re additionally with out Phil Jones so Victor Lindelof gets every other check after his £29m summer time transfer to Old Trafford.
And it seems like United have long gone 3 on the again with Lindelof, Eric Bailly and Chris Smalling and Ashley Young and Daley Blind as wing backs.
Nemanja Matic and Ander Herrera are in midfield with Romelu Lukaku flanked by means of Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Anthony Martial.
Manchester United staff: De Gea, Young, Lindelof, Bailly, Smalling, Blind, Matic, Herrera, Mkhitaryan, Martial, Lukaku.
Subs: Romero, Darmian, Tuanzebe, Mata, McTominay, Lingard, Rashford