Very bad that Eric Bailly will miss the Europa League final, given that he's by far Manchester United's best defender.

United reached the final after Thursday's semi-final second leg 1-1 draw with Celta Vigo at Old Trafford, winning the tie 2-1 on aggregate.

When asked if the Europa League final will determine whether his first season in charge was a success or failure, Mourinho said: "I think the media has right to say [that] and it makes sense to say it".

"They are now sixth in the league, I think they are 19 points behind Chelsea". "You always suffer with the people and it will be so emotional [for this match.] For the fans it means a lot but in the same way - I don't want to be wrong - I think our fans are so excited to welcome the new stadium too".

The biggest game of this weekend is surely that which will end of this weekends English Premier League outings with Manchester United heading down to London where they will take on Tottenham in what should be a great game for both the teams that are involved. "So if we can win a third title, or as you like to say, a second title, if we can do that it would be magnificent for us". United can not finish lower than sixth but would have been so much higher had they shown a cutting edge during a 25-match unbeaten league run punctuated by draws.

United boss Jose Mourinho has already selected the goalkeeper to start ahead of final clash with Ajax as he has two world-class stoppers to choose from.

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Manchester United intend to play three different goalkeepers between now and the end of the season, with José Mourinho looking to the future after giving up hope of a top-four finish.

United will qualify for the Champions League if they beat Ajax and Mourinho added: "After 14 matches we are in the final".

"With two matches in hand that we had to play later, it is impossible". Instead, Ajax will play their first final in this competition since winning the trophy in 1992 and their first European final since losing to Juventus in the Champions League in 1996. If we win the Europa League I'm more than happy.

"Some kept their control in a better way than others", said Mourinho. Because if I have Ashley Young, Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo, (Zlatan) Ibrahimovic, Timothy Fosu-Mensah, if I had these guys I can rotate, I can go for every match. They have essentially sacrificed their Premier League campaign this season to further their progression in the Europa League.

"They are friends and they support each other all the time". "Lyon pressed hard and got chances until the final whistle".


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