LONDON (AFP) – Jose Mourinho said Manchester United are a “happy camp” after returning to winning ways following a disappointing run of results.
After ending 2017 with three successive draws, Mourinho’s side have won five on the trot.
Alexis Sanchez is set to make his first league appearance against Tottenham at Wembley tonight.
“We have managed to win every match in January, so five victories makes a happy camp,” Mourinho told MUTV.
“It is not easy to not concede because of the high quality of football in this country but scoring goals, winning matches is important because we need points.”
Spurs are eight points behind United but Mourinho has no doubts about their quality.
“Spurs are one of the top teams in the country – not a title contender, but I say honestly they are a Champions League contender,” said the Portuguese. “They can reach that level.