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Jose Mourinho still unsure on Romelu Lukaku fitness ahead of FA Cup final

Mourinho still unsure on Lukaku fitness
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Jose Mourinho is unwilling to state whether Romelu Lukaku will be fit enough to play a part in Manchester United's FA Cup final clash against former club Chelsea.

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has revealed that a late decision will be made on whether to start Romelu Lukaku in Saturday's FA Cup final against Chelsea.

The 25-year-old has missed the Red Devils' last three matches due to an ankle injury sustained against Arsenal on April 29.

Lukaku returned to first-team training on Tuesday and has managed to get a few sessions under his belt, but Mourinho is still unsure whether the Belgium international - with 26 goals to his name this term - can be risked against his former club.

"We have to wait until the last moment," he told reporters at Friday's pre-match press conference. "I don't want to lie to you and say he doesn't play and then he plays, or vice versa - so we have to wait."

Mourinho revealed that Anthony Martial is part of his plans, however, having been omitted from the squad to face Watford last weekend with a minor niggle.

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2Liverpool97201631323
3Chelsea96302071321
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs9702167921
5Arsenal86021910918
6Bournemouth95221612417
7Watford95131312116
8Everton94321512315
9Wolverhampton WanderersWolves943298115
10Manchester UnitedMan Utd94231516-114
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14West Ham UnitedWest Ham9216814-67
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16Southampton9135614-86
17Cardiff CityCardiff9126819-115
18Fulham91261125-145
19Huddersfield TownHuddersfield9036418-143
20Newcastle UnitedNewcastle9027614-82

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