Manchester United's Jose Mourinho: The best we can do is fourth place

Liverpool's Xherdan Shaqiri celebrates scoring the second goal during the FA Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Manchester United FC at Anfield

Liverpool's Xherdan Shaqiri celebrates scoring the second goal during the FA Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Manchester United FC at Anfield

They also know that we have our weaknesses, our strengths, and I think they will respect our strengths. From a football point of view, the whole club is a mess.

So that was just £50m thrown around just for the craic and, whilst Jose might tell you that they needed a midfielder too, they so clearly needed to strengthen defensively more so. That wouldn't be tolerated in a good dressing room from a young player, who's still learning his trade.

The Brazil global fumbled Romelu Lukaku's cross into the path of Jesse Lingard for the equaliser at Anfield, and it could have proved costly had Xherdan Shaqiri not scored twice in final 20 minutes to secure a 3-1 victory. They were brought in, he said, turned out they weren't good enough and they were moved on.

Mourinho's side have endured a torrid start to the season in terms of goals conceded, already shipping more in 17 games this season [29] then they did in 38 matches last campaign [28].

Ejaria joined Rangers on a season-long loan in June and made 28 appearances for the Scottish side, but returned to his parent club on Saturday after feeling unsettled in Scotland. These players, when they come to United and want to be successful, should take a look at how the proper players conducted themselves. As I always say it is a decision for the coach.

And you should trust that he is acting in the best interests of Manchester United and trust his judgement calls. "If you're out on that pitch and you're not looking after the ball, or you're sloppy in possession - that comes down to the player".

Liverpool's manager Jürgen Klopp celebrates the opening goal during the FA Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Manchester United FC at Anfield

"If you're top of the table and you've got three Premier League title winners medals, a Champions League winners medal etcetera, then you can go and create your clothing brand". I look at the characters, I look at the lack of leaders in the team.

'I've been there, players start forming cliques, in the hope of getting their manager sacked and that's what we're seeing now at Old Trafford'.

Stung by Liverpool's heartbreaking 2014 Premier League campaign, captain Jordan Henderson insists the Reds are ready to win trophies ahead of their Manchester United showdown.

"Against Napoli, other teammates played and they did very well".

Paul Ince was speaking exclusively to Paddy Power News.

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