The £27 million signing started the season beautifully however has most effective began one in every of United’s ultimate 11 league video games.
Boss Mourinho has unnoticed Mkhitaryan from his matchday squad 8 occasions within the ultimate 10 weeks however expects him to function towards Stoke subsequent.
But, requested if the Armenian will keep at Old Trafford, he responded: “Every participant has a value. It doesn’t topic who. It doesn’t topic the extent. It doesn’t topic the status, or the standing. It’s not that i am the type of blind supervisor – blind within the sense that, this participant is untouchable, he can by no means be offered.
“So when the transfer window is open, it’s additionally open for any membership this is excited about our avid gamers. Then it’s as much as us to make the verdict: sure or no. It’s as much as us to make the precise value.”
Mourinho has admitted that Manchester United can’t purchase their technique to the identify as a result of Manchester City’s lead is just too large.
But the United boss is prepared to switch his unique plans to not check in January if the precise participant turns into to be had and he may just swoop for City goal Alexis Sanchez in a £35 million deal.
United have emerged because the favourites to herald Arsenal’s unsettled Chilean, who’s a long-time goal of Pep Guardiola and out of contract in the summertime.
And Mourinho reckons that if United get the precise deal now, it’ll imply he makes one fewer signing in the summertime.
“If there is on the table a fantastic opportunity, you fight for that fantastic opportunity,” he stated. “If in the winter market you do something, you have to do something that stop you to it again in the summer.”
Mourinho added: “I think it’s a very comfortable advantage and. I don’t think it’s about the transfer window for us, or the other teams close to us.”