Mourinho's injury update ahead of Burnley

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is injured during a Europa League game against Anderlecht at Old Trafford

"There are technical aspects, but the mentality is the reason why I kept Marcus on the team all the time, because of that".

The teenager was one of Manchester United's top players as the Red Devils secured an impressive 2-0 win over Chelsea at Old Trafford in the Premier League last weekend.

Rashford had been frustrated before scoring the victor, making a mess of a one-on-one opportunity with Anderlecht's goalkeeper Ruben and firing another chance into the side netting from close range after being played in by Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who limped off at the end of the 90 minutes with an apparent injury.

"But the news is fairly negative I think".

Undoubtedly the man of the math was Marcus Rashford.

Since that game, in which Rashford scored a hat trick against Norway, he has won five senior caps under Gareth Southgate.

Rashford was one of many home players guilty of missing opportunities when the tie was level, but was relieved to see Jose Mourinho's side finally win 2-1 to the night time and claim a 3-2 aggregate victory to achieve the final four. It's like me putting him in our Under-23s to win, let's say, a derby against Man City. No? No. (Academy coach) Nicky Butt doesn't take him to play that game.

"He said if you need to make a change in another position I am ready for it. But the power is in their [the FA's] hands".

Centre-back Rojo was stretchered off with a leg injury in the first half, while Ibrahimovic, United's 28-goal top scorer, hobbled off in stoppage time after his right knee bent the wrong way. Ibrahimovic may have played his last game of the season.

Meanwhile, United and the FA face discussions over England youth global Axel Tuanzebe's participation in next month's U20s World Cup in South Korea.

The Belgians struck back when Youri Tielemans hammered a powerful long-range shot against the bar, Lukasz Teodorczyk got the loose ball stuck under his feet but was able to nudge it into the path of Algerian Sofiane Hanni who drove in the equaliser. With a top four spot via the Premier League looking hard, Jose Mourinho will want to make sure his team are in Europe's elite competition by going on to win the Europa League.

The England U20 squad are due to fly to South Korea on May 8, more than two weeks before the Europa League final in Stockholm on May 24.

Mark Ogden is a senior football writer for ESPN FC.

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