I regret these things - JM

www.djcentiz.com - Jose Mourinho discusses Bastian Schweinsteiger

JOSE MOURINHO has sensationally apologised to Bastian Schweinsteiger for sending the German into exile at Manchester United.

 manager  refused to give Schweinsteiger game time when arriving at Old Trafford this summer.

The midfielder, a signing made under former United manager Louis van Gaal, was made to rot in the reserves on a reported £200,000-a-week contract.

Earlier this month he  - ending a tumultuous few months in Manchester

And Mourinho admitted he could have handled the situation better.“

 

I do regret it, yeah,

Jose Mourinho - Man United Manager

 Mourinho said.

What would I do different? I would let him be in the squad. 

I knew in that moment we had too many players. If you remember we had many players in a doubtful situation.

But after knowing him as a professional and as a person, the way he was behaving and the way he was respecting my decisions as a manager, yes I regret, and it is no problem for me admitting it and he knows that because I told him.

Jose Mourinho - Man United Manager

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What I knew about him was a season full of injuries, a season where he almost didn't play, a season where he was having treatment outside of the club, and I thought that was not right, the mentality was not right.

It was the kind of player who I would not like to have in the club.

Jose Mourinho - Man United Manager

United tried to find a buyer for Schweinsteiger last summer - but no club wanted to match the World Cup winner's wages.

Mourinho eventually used the player briefly in the EFL Cup in November, and then again for three games after the New Year during a congested fixture schedule - although Schweinsteiger didn't get any minutes in the Premier League.

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