Page 100 




Manchester United's Phil Jones

Phil Jones top of the class with old-school skills, says José Mourinho

José Mourinho feared the worst when he lost both his central defenders in the middle of last month but misfortune for Eric Bailly and Chris Smalling turned into an opportunity for Phil Jones. In something approaching desperation Mourinho threw a player who had been injured for most of the season and Manchester United have not looked back since.