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Mourinho is under pressure after a frustrating summer in the transfer market followed by a poor start to the season - United have lost two of their first four games.
Mourinho was on hand to watch England vs. Spain and while the worldwide break usually provides a bit of a respite for club managers and players, Mourinho was awarded no such luxury thanks to a few fateful steps at Wembley.
"He should be there, but he is doing magic with that other club".
"It would be great for the fans, like it was with Alex Ferguson - he allowed players to be creative, treated them as individuals".
"I would like to coach. Then we would play creative football again", he added. "A good man, a good leader".