He is anticipating a hard season as a result, and criticised the club's board for failing to deliver on plans he had put in place "for many months".
"And wearing this armband, it's even more [special] because of the past, because of the players that played here, the people that have been wearing this.
I think we are more the head coach than the manager", he said.
Mourinho had implied Pogba - whose agent Mini Raiola has reportedly been talking with Barcelona - had flourished under Didier Deschamps at the World Cup because he could not be distracted by his entourage or by his commercial obligations.
"Forget the name, the history, the shirt, every match is hard".
"I think football is changing and probably football managers should be called head coaches. We have to wait until the end of November to understand if we can fight for the title".
"I think it's the last time we speak about it, it's over, finished, the market is closed and no more talk about it."
Quite how such sentiments will be received by the United hierarchy remains to be seen.
After being one of the star men in United's 2-1 truimph over Leicester, with Pogba scoring the opener form the penalty spot, he was more expressive after the match.
After captaining United to an opening-day win over Leicester, Pogba admitted that he has had to bite his tongue when discussing his situation or risk being fined. "I love the club", said the 25-year-old. They're all here, they help me, my team-mates, obviously it makes me want to give them love and give them good performances on the pitch.
It was far from an incendiary message but in mentioning colleagues and supporters the omission of his own boss appeared a stark one.
One of the primary reasons for the current popularity of sporting directors and directors of football is the fact that, nowadays, managers seldom last longer than a couple of years in any job.
Mourinho left no doubt as to how much he valued Pogba's efforts on the night, adding: "Paul was fantastic - his contribution was awesome".
Despite heightened emotions and frustration over the police presence, the city reports no arrests and no violent outbreaks. The standoff ended without any clashes as organizers urged the crowd to move away and begin marching off campus.
In defence, Benjamin Mendy with his bombarding runs and decent defensive skills looks certain to start in the left back position. He'll be among the players Arsenal will have to keep a close eye on if they're to stand any chance of getting a result.
Washington police chief Peter Newsham said firearms will be prohibited at the rallies, even for gun owners with legal licenses. They will likely be dwarfed by the number of counter-protestors, who plan to march to the Martin Luther King Jr.
Tsitsipas showed his nerve right from the start, as he surprised Djokovic (and everyone else watching) with a 5-2 game lead. Tsitsipas saved another match point before converting his fifth set point at 13-11 when Zverev sprayed a return wide.
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Scott told PGATour.com that his warm-up before an opening 70 was the best he's had all season. "Hopefully, we can come back soon". And with just 18 holes of golf remaining, Woods can't stay in a bubble any longer. "It's going to be a long day", Fowler said.
Durkin, and expect that the investigation into the program will be wide-ranging and thorough", Hogan said in a statement . The sources also revealed allegations of unhealthy eating habits and using food punitively against the players.
Investigators are trying to find how he got on the plane. "They don't have any of that stuff", the air-traffic controller said. Rather than deal with the consequences, it appears that the young man chose to crash in an uninhabited area, taking his life.
It was a flawless start for both players, too , with Kepa keeping a clean sheet and Jorginho scoring his first goal for the club. I saw our spirit, togetherness and good attitude today, which is what we will need to be competitive this season.
Then Musk's Tuesday morning tweet that he might take the company private at $420 a share sent them soaring to $379. 57. The wild ride for Elon Musk and Tesla shareholders shows no sign of slowing down.
City midfielder has a huge chance to shine against Arsenal
It's been a good pre-season by all accounts and a full-season of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang would suggest goals won't be a problem. Sergio Aguero hit the ground running with a brace in the Community Shield win and will lead the line against Arsenal .
Turkey's Erdogan repeats call to Turks to help shore up lira
This week was interesting also because, after several months, banking stocks showed some life, particularly SBI and ICICI Bank . Washington "must give up the misguided notion that our relationship can be asymmetrical", he said in the opinion piece.
Sidhu likely to attend Imran Khan's swearing
Modi said good neighbourly relations to promote peace and prosperity in the region were vital for New Delhi's Neighbourhood First policy. "I will try to work with all stakeholders", he said.
Shark Teeth 25 Million Years Old Found By Amateur in Australia
So with a team of paleontologists, Fitzgerald and Mullaly returned to the beach previous year , which was south of Melbourne. He contacted Erich Fitzgerald, a paleontologist at the Museums Victoria in Melbourne, which announced the find on Thursday.
Turkey turmoil spills over to Wall St, shaves 200 pts off Dow
Chip stocks fell after Morgan Stanley downgraded the USA semiconductor industry, saying upside to estimates is hard to come by. Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE by a 1.04-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.10-to-1 ratio favored advancers.