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Injury to Phil Jones on international duty leaves Mourinho fuming
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Injury to Phil Jones on international duty leaves Mourinho fuming

  Man United manager Jose Mourinho has hit out at England manager for fielding Phil Jones in the friendly against Germany. The 25-year-old suffered an injury in the course of the game which effectively rules him out of the game against Newcastle. Jones who was struggling with a thigh problem before the international break was included in the injury-hit England squad. READ: Griezmann wants to stay with Atletico Madrid – Cerezo Mourinho admitted his naivety for allowing the player to join up with the England squad but pointed out that Jones should not have been made to play any part. "I don't think it is possible for a player with a problem to play in a friendly," the United manager told the Mirror. "He was having a problem for three weeks, he's having problems that ar...