Jose Mourinho explains why this new signing will be important for Man United


Jose Mourinho has explained why Victor Lindelof will emerge as an important asset for Manchester United, pointing towards his technical ability on the ball as a useful tool going forward.
The Swede was omitted from three of the four Premier League match-day squads following a shaky display against Real Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup.
But he was handed a chance to impress from the start against FC Basel and, save for the occasional misguided ball, enjoyed a commanding display against the Swiss champions, keeping a clean sheet and producing a number of smart passes through the lines.
And Mourinho, speaking after the game, made it clear that Lindelof was drafted in over the summer to add a sense of composure on the ball at the back.
“If he has to play Premier League he plays,” ...

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