That is the view of former Manchester United defender and pundit Phil Neville.
Lindelof joined the Red Devils from Benfica for round £30million in the summertime.
He has but to start out within the Premier League as he adapts to existence in England.
Mkhitaryan signed for United from Borussia Dortmund in the summertime of 2016 however used to be now not a first-team common till a couple of months into the marketing campaign.
The Armenian is now a firm-fixture in Jose Mourinho’s beginning XI within the Premier League and Neville can see Lindelof being despatched down the similar trail.
“I think he’s probably going to have to look at the way Jose treated Henrikh Mkhitaryan last year,” Neville mentioned on Sky Sports.
“He’s come to England, he’s 23.
“He’s now not essentially the most dominant of centre-backs, I wouldn’t be stunned if Jose performed him at full-back this season.
“I feel those cup competitions are completely a very powerful to Victor Lindelof.
“He’s were given to combine himself into the crew, the way of soccer in England.
“The physicality in English soccer is completely other to Portuguese soccer.”
Lindelof made his 3rd Manchester United get started within the Carabao Cup conflict in opposition to Burton this night time.