Jesse Lingard and Marcus Rashford meet up with Danny Welbeck in Miami ahead of joining their Manchester United team-mates on US tour
- Jesse Lingard, Marcus Rashford and Danny Welbeck met up in Miami on Sunday
- Manchester United travel to Miami this week before playing Real Madrid
- United gave players extended breaks after they returned from the World Cup
- Mourinho has spoken about how much he has missed those players
Here is a sight that could cheer Jose Mourinho up a bit.
Mourinho has spoken about how he has missed some of his first-team players who were given an extended leave following the conclusion of the World Cup in Russia.
Manchester United’s Jesse Lingard (centre left) and Marcus Rashford (centre right) with Arsenal’s Danny Welbeck (far right) and friend Jamal Branker
Lingard points back towards the city as he relaxes in Miami on Sunday afternoon
Jose Mourinho has offered a damning verdict of Manchester United’s miserable US tour
Lingard and Rashford were part of the England team that made it to the semi-finals before Gareth Southgate’s side was beaten by Croatia.
They still seemed to be relaxing and enjoying themselves with Lingard choosing to post the picture on Instagram of their close group, which included friend Jamal Branker.
Mourinho has been left frustrated over the last few days.
United were thrashed 4-1 Liverpool in a pre-season friendly in Michigan on Saturday
He spoke after United’s 4-1 defeat by Liverpool in the International Champions Cup about how the club’s tour has not been worth watching, how the board have let him down with transfers and that half of the players who started against Jurgen Klopp’s side won’t survive the season.
United have two more friendly matches to play before they start the new Premier League season.
United play Real Madrid at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami on Wednesday night ahead of taking on Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena on Sunday.
Mourinho’s side open the new season on Friday, August 10 when they host Leicester City at Old Trafford.
Mourinho said the fans shouldn’t waste their money paying to watch United’s tour games