Gary Neville urges Manchester United not to sack Jose Mourinho

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GETTY Jose Mourinho is under pressure ahead of United's clash with Tottenham

The pressure on Jose Mourinho is growing and he appears to be struggling to deal with it.

United have lost two of their first three Premier League games for the first time since 1992-93. The club will say it's supporting Jose but we all saw what happened with Louis [van Gaal].

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has made a personal phone-call to Raphael Varane's agent to try and secure a deal to sign the £90m-rated Real Madrid centre-back, according to reports via TeamTalk.

United were crushed at Old Trafford.

That approach caused friction at United even when results were positive in his first two seasons as it did not fit with the attacking traditions of the club under Alex Ferguson and Matt Busby. He became angry in his postmatch press conference, incensed that he wasn't receiving enough respect from the journalists in attendance.

One high-profile bookmaker has chose to pay out on Jose Mourinho being sacked as Manchester United manager. And Tottenham have now pushed them further toward the brink, hammering the Red Devils 3-0 , at Old Trafford no less.

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United's poor start leaves them sitting in 13th place in the table after two defeats and a solitary victory on the opening day of the season against Leicester. "Three-nil but it also means three Premier Leagues, and I won more alone than the other 19 managers together". "We started the game really well, we conceded two goals in the second half. I gave a list of five players who interest me to the club months ago but none have came in", Mourinho said during the summer.

Mourinho chose to focus on the first-half display afterwards, bizarrely claiming that from "a tactical point of view, we didn't lose".

Last season's second-place finish was United's highest league position in the past five years and numerous club's fans have laid the blame for the relative under-achievement at the door of executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward.

"We've got a really good group, a good group of hard workers and incredible talents everywhere you look on the field".

A surprise 3-2 defeat to Brighton, who are expected to be in the mix for relegation, put United into a precarious position. "We have crated many opportunities, as in most of our matches, so I feel frustrated", Mourinho said.

United legend Wayne Rooney, who played under Mourinho when he won the Europa League and League Cup in 2017, recently came to his former manager's defense.

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