Before this season Jose Mourinho had only spoken about the Europa League derisively - that it was a bad competition for a big club to be in, and so on. I told him and he knows that it's true that in this moment he's in the best moment during his season so he can perfectly be here next season because he's always a very important player for us.
"It's hard to understand so it takes me time to understand and sometimes I'm not able to feel attracted (to the player again)".
"This was, I would say, more special than any other trophy because of that", the Spain global said.
The win preserved Mourinho's ideal record in major European finals, adding to his 2003 UEFA Cup victory with FC Porto, and his Champions League triumphs with the same club in 2004 and Inter Milan in 2010.
There were songs and cheers in Manchester along with a somber undercurrent because, as one man told the BBC, "I think everyone's thinking about the same things".
Beaten coach Peter Bosz said United "only played long balls and didn't take any risks", turning Ajax's first European final in 21 years into what he called "a boring game".
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera has dedicated their Europa League triumph over Ajax Amsterdam to the victims of the deadly bomb attack in Manchester on Monday, while Juan Mata and Paul Pogba also paid tribute to those affected. Kids had gathered for a concert designed for them and as they left, this man, proclaiming himself a religious zealot, carried his murderous body armour of explosives where he must have known there were children and blown himself to pieces.
Manchester United celebrate with Europa League trophy on plane home
Jose Mourinho's more experienced side overpowered Ajax across the 90 minutes, conceding possession but denying their opponents the space they needed to play their passing game.
Yet hope was soon dampened as within minutes Ajax's first major European final in 21 years became an uphill battle. "We played intelligently, we did it in a comfortable way".
The win in Stockholm also took Mourinho's trophy count with United to three, adding to the Community Shield and League Cup wins, and salvaged a poor domestic season by giving United a passport back into the Champions League.
"We wouldn't think twice".
Paul Pogba, a £86m "waste of space" in the verdict of many United fans until now, said the result was bequeathed to Manchester just as another United side had won their way to the English Cup Final after the tragedy in Munich in 1959.
City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak said: 'We have all been humbled by the strength and solidarity shown by the people of Manchester in the days since the attack.
"But we just come to do our job".
Elvis and red velvet boost value of jet up for auction What makes this plane so different from others, however, is that Elvis shared ownership of it with his father, Vernon Presley . His provocative dancing and hit records turned him into one of the 20th century's most recognizable icons.
The Wisconsin Republican says in a written statement that he has wanted investigations that "follow the facts wherever they lead". Rather, he said, Trump was trying to calm concerns the Russians may have had about fixing deteriorating U.S. -Russia relations.
President Trump will lose credibility in the Middle East and across the globe if he doesn't keep his promise to move the U.S. It is situated below the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, Islam's third holiest site, referred to by Jews as the Temple Mount.
Trump said he was having "very, very important talks" with Sisi. "We've really been through a lot together, positively", he said. President Trump, Sunday, said that he is planning a return trip to the Middle East with Egypt as a primary stop.
The referendum will ask the Taiwanese public if they agree that a marriage should be a union between a man and a woman, Yu said. It could still take up to two years before same-sex marriages are allowed to be performed.
The 31-year-old cornerback was released by the Jets on March 9 and remains a free agent after a disastrous 2016 campaign. Rashawn Bolton, a long-time friend of Revis, took the stand in court and claimed it was he who threw the punches.
Either the headphone jack remains and has been moved to the top or has been killed, which is going to disappoint fans for sure. He has stated that the device will sport a fingerprint scanner at the front and will also come with 3.5mm headphone jack.
The Lowcountry is being monitored for a potential tornado watch as conditions become increasingly favorable for severe weather. A curfew from 7 p.m.to 6 a.m. was imposed in Autryville, a town of about 200 people about 15 miles east of Fayetteville.
Rodrigo Duterte's trip to Moscow started on Monday, the Philippine leader will spend five days in Russian Federation . Next week, Duterte is expected to sign a similar agreement in Russian Federation on his visit to Moscow and St.
President Abbas assures me he is ready to work toward that goal in good faith, and Prime Minister Netanyahu has promised the same. The U.S. has never recognized Israeli sovereignty over parts of the Old City seized in the 1967 war.
For the past two days, Ginobili has found himself fielding countless questions about whether he plans to return for a 16th season. The Spurs never won less than 50 games with the Argentinian on the roster. "Here we go again!'" Lacob, frankly, is right.
As a result, Central New York will go from cloudy with a few showers this morning to some sun before the day is done. We are mostly cloudy and dry through midnight, whereafter showers will begin to move into the area from the west.
Jaguar confirms 600-horsepower XE SV Project 8 super sedan
Jaguar's Special Operations division has just unleashed the company's latest ludicrous offering, the XE SV Project 8 . Jaguar say that no more than 300 Project 8s will be created, each hand-built at SVO's technical centre in Coventry.
Mosul residents deny findings of US probe into Iraq strike
A USA military investigation found the strike inadvertently triggered explosives placed in the building by IS fighters. But it has grown riskier for civilians as the battleground shrinks in the highly populated older section of the city.
Guideline for Conduct Pact in the South China Sea OK'd
China claims nearly the entire South China Sea , a key shipping lane that is believed to be rich in marine and mineral resources. The reef is one of the several Chinese-controlled features in the South China Sea where China has carried out reclamation work.
Wet forecast for the weekend's Strawberry Festival
The forecast may look a bit unnerving with rain chances almost every day, but no wash-outs or all day long rains are expected. In the afternoon we'll see cloud cover return, but not before we warm the air into the mid to upper 60s through the area.
Giants beat Cubs 6-4
With one out and runners on first and second, Hunter Strickland got Willson Contreras to bounce into an inning-ending double play. The start of the game was delayed 70 minutes as rain moved through the Chicago area much of the afternoon before easing.
Big game hunter killed after shot elephant falls on him
When another hunter fatally shot the elephant, which collapsed on top of Botha, according to Afrikaans news site Netwerk 24 . According to the website , Theunis "perfected leopard and lion hunting safaris with hounds in Africa".
Thierry Henry reaction to Stan Kroenke statement
Usmanov - the U.S. sports mogul, who controls a 67 per cent stake - is striking at Kroenke at the point of greatest weakness. However, he blamed the uncertainty over his future for contributing to the club failing to qualify for the Champions League.
Scotland retain London Sevens crown in style
It was all England in the second half with Dan Norton and James Rodwell scoring two unanswered tries to advance to the semifinals. Scotland retained their London Sevens title following a 12-7 victory over England in the final at Twickenham .