The buck does not stop with the manager anymore - Mourinho admitted that himself at the start of the season when, unhappy that the club failed to secure all of his summer targets, he claimed: "I'm now a coach, not a manager".
"He should be there, but he is doing magic with that other club".
After an underwhelming summer transfer window, Manchester United are looking to shake up their recruitment process. A job easier said than done, but one that surely must be the ultimate aim for United.
Zidane is the favourite to replace Jose Mourinho if the Portuguese is sacked by Manchester United. Ajax is my club and I would like to stay longer. "They will win things, I know they will", he told the Mail on Sunday.
Stephens proud despite failure to repeat U.S. Open triumph
The two will square off in the semi-finals on Thursday, with the 23-time major champion Williams starting as the firm favourite. But Sevastova held her concentration and her serve before racing to break in the next.
The boss and the player seem to have gotten their worries behind them, and have settled last seasons's tension already.
Cantona isn't the only former United player who is gunning for the managerial position with the likes of Ryan Giggs and Michael Carrick also said to be keen. "No fun, no creativity". "He told me about his experience and I took it into account".
"Listen. I joke about Manchester City but they are playing great football", he added.
The Premier League side are keen to hire a recruitment analyst to "identify players who demonstrate the potential to play for the first team" according to a job advert posted on their official website. "A good man. A good leader".