Manchester United came back to Carrington this week to begin their pre-season fitness regime under new boss Jose Mourinho.
All the players who were involved in Euro 2016 will have an extended break before returning ahead of our tour of China but there will be plenty for Mourinho to be getting on with in Manchester.
Mourinho looks as excited as United fans to be getting this summer’s preparations underway and he shared a photo his training clobber on his Instagram page:
With our extra pre-season game added for next weekend against Wigan, Mourinho has just over a week with his squad before taking charge of his first match and we already know two youngsters who will definitely be involved – Tyrell Warren and Axel Tuanzebe.
The likes of Luke Shaw, Juan Mata, Michael Carrick and Ander Herrera will all be itching to get back in action and there is every chance we’ll see new signings Eric Bailly and Henrikh Mkhitaryan make their debuts as well, so there’s plenty to look forward to.
Once Mourinho is out of his training gear and on the touchline barking instructions at United’s players, that’s when his tenure will truly kick off as far as fans are concerned,