But Mourinho still thinks Rooney - who notched a record 253 goals during his 13 years with the Red Devils - has plenty to offer in the top flight.
Much like Jose Mourinho today, money was spent addressing apparent weaknesses in the ranks.
Both Luke Shaw and Marcos Rojo have been on the treatment table for some time, and it seems that when it comes to Shaw at least, Mourinho is hopeful he can be back in contention for a place soon. Meanwhile, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is fighting a similar problem, although the Swede has refused to put a date on when he might return to fitness.
Everton have been a bit inconsistent this season, as they have mixed some impressive displays with some really poor ones.
Chris Smalling and Victor Lindelof came in to help secure a clean sheet during the Champions League clash in midweek but the duo could still drop out on Sunday.
"I just know that it's a muscular injury, he's out for the weekend match, that's the only match I'm thinking about".
'I feel good and I feel my movements are there.
James McCarthy is a doubt due to a knee injury. "But we know he can finish when he does get chances, he's just got to do it consistently.".
Long-term issues plague Yannick Bolasie, Ramiro Funes Mori and Seamus Coleman.
Wayne Rooney makes a return to his old stomping ground as Everton visit Old Trafford and ex-player Phil Neville has warned Manchester United that their former captain will be desperate to score for the Toffees on Sunday.
Kleberson and Bellion were actually among the goals, with their two efforts on the day representing a third of the collective total they managed in Premier League competition throughout two rather forgettable spells at Old Trafford.
The France global will miss United's next three Premier League fixtures against Everton, Southampton and Crystal Palace, as well as their trip to CSKA Moscow in the Champions League.
"I think this Premier League is much more defensive-minded, and much more hard".
United's league record had been ideal until they were held to a 2-2 draw at Stoke last Saturday, although the disappointment of conceding twice was mitigated by the impressive scoring form of Lukaku and Marcus Rashford.
Spaniard Carlos Sainz, set to move to the works Renault team next year, rounded out the top 10 for Toro Rosso. Nico Hulkenberg is seventh in his Renault and will start alongside the McLaren of Fernando Alonso .
Roy Hodgson has been appointed the new manager of Crystal Palace , the English Premier League club announced Tuesday. I saw a team which I thought dominated the game, defended well. "Everything evolves.
This Grand Finale , as NASA called it, came about as Cassini's fuel tank started getting low after 13 years exploring the planet. PDT), for a behind the scenes look as the scientists and engineers of the mission await Cassini's final transmission.
City were a joy to watch today in the flawless advertisement for Pep Guardiola's infamous brand of one-touch possession football. Pep Guardiola has saluted Sergio Aguero as a Manchester City "legend" as he closes in on the club's record goal haul.
The bill also prevents local and state law enforcement from detaining someone over an immigration hold request. The bill also prohibits police and sheriff officers from inquiring about a person's immigration status.
The Brazilian International will be absent for Sunday's trip to Real Sociedad and the visit of Real Betis on September 20. The Brazil worldwide can boast three Champions League titles to his name, along with four La Liga crowns.
There's no reason to think he won't be close to that based on his ability to play running back, slot receiver and wide receiver. The Panthers success started up front as they were able to sack Brian Hoyer four times and register eight QB hits.
Many users expressed shock at the idea of the White House encouraging ESPN to fire someone for criticizing the president. For her part, Hill hasn't posted anything new on Twitter since ESPN weighed in on Tuesday.
The United States sought to ban all oil exports to North Korea, but the new U.N. sanctions did not include such a measure. North Korea said its test on Sept 3 was of an advanced hydrogen bomb and it was its most powerful nuclear blast by far.
The first short, Blade Runner 2036 , hinted at a major blackout event in the past that changed the course of the world. Watch Blade Runner 2049 director Denis Villeneuve discuss the collaboration, along with a clip from the new film...
The CDC has advised pet owners to take particular care to clean up after their dogs and wash their hands thoroughly. Epidemiologic and laboratory findings have linked the outbreak to contact with puppies sold through Petland stores.
Samsung Creates $300 Million Self-Driving Cars Fund
Absmeier will retain his current job as head of smart machines for the Samsung Strategy and Innovation Center in Silicon Valley. The new unit will sit within the connected auto business of Harman , an independent subsidiary of Samsung , a spokesman added.
Why Oracle Earnings Are So Great
President-Product Development Thomas Kurian sold 750,000 shares at an average price of $50.46 on Tue the 18th. Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, September 14th.
Google slapped with lawsuit over pay discrimination
Google newest troubles come as the company faces an investigation by the labor department into sex bias in pay practices. A lawyer representing three female former Google employees is seeking class action status for the claim.
Google start soon mobile payment service in India
Apart from UPI , the company will also be integrating third-party payment wallets such as Paytm and MobiKwik , among others. This seems like Google is also making its first approach to the Indian payment market by launching Google Tez app.
World's oldest panda in captivity dies in China
Remarkably, she was nearly killed as a youngster after falling into an icy river was but rescued by villagers from the Basi Gorge. In August, the Guinness World Records confirmed her as the world's oldest living captive panda.
Duke Energy says power to be restored by Sunday 'at the latest'
Another 45,000 customers got power restored in Lee County, which is down to 311,000 without power, still 71 percent of the county. Duke Energy outages totaled 1.2 million in Florida, with almost 100,000 customers restored in the early stages by mid-day Monday.
Saudi Arabia 'arrests clerics in crackdown on dissent'
Qatar is facing regional isolation after Saudi Arabia , UAE, Bahrain plus Egypt cut ties with the small monarchy on June 5. Israel's neighbors in the Middle East continue to sling mud at one another in their quarrel over Qatar .
8 dead in Texas mass shooting
Tilley said that the officer "engaged the suspect", shooting and killing him after he took aim at the cop. The first officer at the scene saw people shot in the backyard, and decided he couldn't wait for backup.