- Danny Blind says Jose Mourinho has six players he has picked as the pillar of his Manchester United team
- Blind, the father of Red Devils defender Daley names David De Gea, Paul Pogba and Lukaku among the special ones
- Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Nemanja Matic are also named as players Mourinho sees as important to his team
Danny Blind, father of Red Devils defender Daley as revealed six players Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has tagged as his “chosen ones” in his team.
The team is joint top of the Premier League table after a 4 - 0 in over Crystal Palace on Saturday, September 30 and have impressed in the Champions League and Carabao Cup.
Former Netherlands boss Blind told ZiggoSport: "They are David De Gea, Antonio Valencia, Nemanja Matic, Paul Pogba, who is currently injured, Romelu Lukaku and Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
"For Mourinho, that is the frame of his side. Valencia is also his captain. Around these six chosen ones, he keeps changing the players.
"Sometimes he makes a choice between Marcus Rashford or Anthony Martial. Sometimes it is [Daley] Blind or Ashley Young or, rarely, Matteo Darmian."
Mourinho’s faith in his key men has been rewarded, with summer signings Matic and Lukaku impressing so far this season.
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