Shaw made his first look of the season in Wednesday’s Carabao Cup win over Burton, approaching as a half-time substitution for Juan Mata.
But the previous Southampton guy has struggled to smash into Mourinho’s first XI ever for the reason that Portuguese trainer took price at Old Trafford, in part due to damage.
The 22-year-old simplest began 9 Premier League video games closing season after struggling a groin damage after which underwent foot surgical procedure.
Mourinho has incessantly been vital of Shaw prior to now and went so far as to query his dedication.
And the United boss has as soon as once more challenged Shaw to stay making improvements to sooner than he can go back to the starting line-up for the Red Devils.
“He has to work, just that,” Mourinho mentioned.
“You noticed the sport, you noticed the similar as I see, so are you asking if he performs the next day? No, he isn’t enjoying the next day. He has to paintings. He has to strengthen.
“Look, he does not play for 6 months. It’s not that i am anticipating him to arrive on Wednesday and to be guy of the fit or to be operating up and down for 45 mins.
“It’s only a procedure. He does not play for a protracted, very long time.
He added” ”You produce other avid gamers within the Premier League that on this second who aren’t starting suits and their managers simply say ‘they are no longer in the most efficient prerequisites’. And we are talking about one of the most best possible avid gamers of the Premier League.
“I heard closing week the Chelsea supervisor pronouncing that, I heard Arsenal supervisor mentioned that. The avid gamers aren’t of their concepts, of their research, they are no longer in the most efficient shape after necessary accidents and very long time with out enjoying.
“Luke had surgery and a long time without playing football. I cannot expect him to be back and to be strong, strong, strong in his work.”