Mourinho:de Gea will not play in Europa League final, Mourinho confirms

Sergio Romero will stay his position in the Manchester United beginning line-up for the Europa League last, supervisor Jose Mourinho has showed.

The Argentina global has began the remaining 10 suits in the contest, together with each legs of the semi-final win over Celta Vigo, holding six blank sheets in the method.

There have been ideas Mourinho would repair David de Gea for the showpiece in Stockholm in what is a large recreation for United, with a 3rd trophy of the season and a spot in the Champions League team phases at stake.

Alternatively, Mourinho says Romero will retain his spot and spoke in sparkling phrases in regards to the excellent courting between his most sensible two goalkeepers.

“They are two fantastic goalkeepers. I never saw, in all my career, two goalkeepers be such friends,” he mentioned after Thursday’s 1-1 draw at Previous Trafford, which noticed United scrape into the overall to stand Ajax.

“You at all times have a little bit little bit of competition, particularly in case you are each the similar roughly degree. We are talking in regards to the Argentina nationwide goalkeeper and Spain nationwide goalkeeper.

“They strengthen each and every different at all times. I by no means noticed a foul face, I handiest noticed them strengthen each and every different. I believe it is honest that Sergio performs the overall and David accepts that. Particularly as a result of he performed two Europa League suits, so if we win, he wins the trophy.

“If everything goes normal and there are no problems, Sergio plays the final.”

United’s arrangements for the overall have already taken a success on account of Eric Bailly’s purple card in the final phases in opposition to Celta.

The centre-back was once disregarded following an altercation with John Guidetti throughout a fracas in the center of the pitch, which additionally earned Facundo Roncaglia a immediately purple.

Mourinho says there’s little level in interesting in opposition to the verdict and will as an alternative use Bailly in United’s remaining 3 Premier League suits of the season in order to grant different defenders relaxation.

“I don’t know the incident, I don’t want to see it now,” he mentioned. “Although it was once unfair, I do not believe the foundations will permit any likelihood of attraction. So I do not believe he performs the overall, so he has to play the remainder suits in the Premier League and provides relaxation to one of the vital others.