United edge past spirited Hull to reach League Cup final

Southampton will be going for just a second major trophy in their history after beating Liverpool 2-0 on aggregate in the other semi-final, but Mourinho said: "I don't think we are favourites against nobody".

A day after Liverpool were bundled out of the competition by Southampton, United progressed with a 3-2 aggregate win over Hull City despite losing 1-2 in Thursday's second leg.

"I don't think we are favourites against nobody", said Mourinho after the game, according to the Guardian. Normally the stadium is windy and it's hard, ' said Mourinho. Martial was not included in the squad for United's draw against Stoke City and the EFL Cup defeat to Hull City.

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Mourinho said Luke Shaw, who has not featured since the 4-1 victory over West Ham United on 30 November because to injury, would also start against Wigan and that David De Gea would be rested, with Sergio Romero playing in goal.

United progressed thanks to Paul Pogba's goal at the KCOM Stadium. "I saw Pogba's goal and their goal, a fantastic goal, great action, great cross". "For a player who was at United to come back to Old Trafford is always a great feeling I'm sure and he'll relish the opportunity". "I just want to say congratulations to my players because it was a hard road for them to be in the final", he told Sky. "The game was in our pocket, under our control, and something happened to open the game".

Martial's future at United has been the subject of heated discussion in recent months, with the French forward no longer assured of his place in Mourinho's starting line-up after indifferent form.

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Mourinho said the France worldwide had simply not taken his chances when they were given to him. They reached the EFL Cup final during the week and they will want to treat the FA Cup with similar respect.

Martial's agent, Philippe Lamboley, then angered Mourinho by linking his client with a potential move to Sevilla, but the 21-year-old appeared to have turned a corner when he started and scored against Middlesbrough on New Year's Eve.

"When I have five players for two positions, I have to praise the good performance".

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The game was in desperate need of a goal and it got one after 35 minutes as Hull took the lead. "Our organisation in this moment is better".


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