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Jose Mourinho 'publicly criticised Alexis Sanchez'

Jose Mourinho 'publicly scolded Sanchez'
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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho reportedly admonished Alexis Sanchez in front of the entire squad before dropping him for the defeat to West Ham United.

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho reportedly admonished Alexis Sanchez in front of the entire squad before dropping him for this afternoon's Premier League clash with West Ham United.

Sanchez was left out of the United squad entirely for the trip to the London Stadium, which ended in a third league defeat of the season for the Red Devils as West Ham ran out 3-1 winners.

Mourinho preferred Anthony Martial from the start, having seen Sanchez fail to score in any competition so far this season.

Chilean journalist Maks Cardenas claims that the United boss publicly reprimanded Sanchez for his poor form during training earlier this week, before omitting him from the matchday squad.

The report is the latest in a growing list of off-field problems at Old Trafford, with Mourinho also understood to be locked in an increasingly bitter feud with midfielder Paul Pogba.

United's issues appear to be spilling out onto the pitch too, with Saturday's defeat leaving them 10th in the Premier League table, already nine points adrift of leaders Manchester City and Liverpool.


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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Liverpool1613303462842
2Manchester CityMan City1613214593641
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs16120430161436
4Chelsea16104233132034
5Arsenal16104235201534
6Manchester UnitedMan Utd167542826226
7Everton166642319424
8Bournemouth167272526-123
9Leicester CityLeicester166462120122
10Wolverhampton WanderersWolves166461719-222
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham166372325-221
12Watford166372023-321
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton166371922-321
14Cardiff CityCardiff1642101530-1514
15Newcastle UnitedNewcastle163491322-913
16Crystal Palace1633101323-1012
17Burnley1633101532-1712
18Huddersfield TownHuddersfield1624101027-1710
19Southampton161691330-179
20Fulham1623111640-249

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