Why? Well, because pre-season has been a bit of a nightmare for the Manchester United boss so far.
"I'm confident I will get one, but I think two I'm not going to get, which is not a drama", said Mourinho.
"It's our nature, you always want more for your team, but then club decisions are different and normally you don't get what you want, which happened during all my career".
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According to Manchester Evening News, Jose said to beIN SPORTS: "The context is completely different because the World Cup takes one month and for a month the players are in a closed camp, isolated from the external world, isolated from commercial compromises and isolated from every possible influence". Alexis is the only attacking player that we have.
Mourinho wants to add Leicester's Harry Maguire and Inter Milan's Ivan Perisic but fears he will start United's Premier League opener at home to Leicester the following night without a squad capable of a title challenge.
Goalkeeper David De Gea and midfielder Fred have now linked up with the squad but Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku, Marouane Fellaini, Ashley Young, Jesse Lingard, Marcus Rashford, Phil Jones and Victor Lindelof are not in the USA after taking time off following the World Cup.
Mourinho is at loggerheads with United's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward over potential new signings, his team have looked desperately poor in their first four pre-season friendlies, and latest reports claim the Red Devils' squad feel uncomfortable in his presence right now.
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"The players we have bought - one is a goalkeeper cover, one is a 19-year-old kid, so in fact we have one new player, which is Fred".
"We're not playing here to improve the team or the dynamic, we're playing here to just survive and have some not very ugly results".
"I agree that when the season starts the transfer window closes", said Mourinho.
"The Premier League could and should do that".
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We play high, with a lot of possession of the ball, in a technical way. On Sarri's philosophy, Luiz claimed, "I love this philosophy". We're doing that every single day.
"I told you guys the other day in the media that I don't think we have worse players than any other team in the league, that's first of all".