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Man Utd midfielder Mkhitaryan: I need to improve to become Jose regular

Man Utd midfielder Mkhitaryan: I need to improve to become Jose regular”

Manchester United have made the long journey to Russian Federation to face CSKA Moscow on matchday two of the 2017/18 Champions League group stage.

"Lukaku has a great record, we know he is a very good player who can score lots of goals".

United boss Jose Mourinho said Fellaini's injury "could have been much worse" but expects the Belgium worldwide to be back in action soon. Jose Mourinho is certainly getting things right in his second season in charge, as not only are his team keeping clean sheets, they are also scoring plenty of goals.

Jose Mourinho has assembled a powerful, star-studded squad that poses a threat from many areas of the pitch.

Not only does Mourinho have to find a workaround for Paul Pogba's injury, but matters were made worse by the ankle injury sustained by Marouane Fellaini in the 1-0 victory over Southampton at the weekend, the Frenchman's deputy.

CSKA Moscow are hopeful Mario Fernandes will fit be to start against Manchester United in their Champions League clash on Wednesday (27 September).

Meanwhile, CSKA Moscow are sitting third in Russian Federation, four points behind leaders Zenit, already losing three times from the 11 games they have played.

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With Belgium already qualified for the World Cup, Mourinho hopes Fellaini will be rested during the worldwide break next week. "So hopefully, he will be back for us".

United have not reached the knockout rounds of the Champions League since making it to the quarterfinals under David Moyes in 2014, but Mkhitaryan says they should still be looking at May's final in Kiev as a realistic target.

United are level on points with leaders Manchester City in the Premier League after winning five and drawing one of their first six games and some of their football has been dazzling.

"We started so strong, we surprised them with out attitude", he said.

The Armenia worldwide made something of a slow start to life as a Manchester United player following his transfer to Old Trafford from Borussia Dortmund last summer.

With that in mind, here are three players who must start against CSKA on Wednesday night.

Spanish midfielder Juan Mata predicted United would face "a very hard game" against CSKA, who impressed in beating Benfica 2-1 in their opening group game in Portugal.



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