• Manchester United manager unhappy at claims over Rashford
• Accuses pundits of being ‘obsessed’ with him and telling ‘lies’
José Mourinho has defended his use of Marcus Rashford, with Manchester United’s manager reading from a prepared sheet of statistics regarding the forward’s appearances since he took over in summer 2016.
Rashford scored two in two games for England during the international break but it was suggested by some pundits that the 20-year-old may have to leave United to further his development. Rashford is unavailable for Saturday’s game at Watford because he starts a three-game suspension