The arrival of a man who absolutely tore apart the Bundesliga last season was celebrated often and loudly by the Manchester United fans in the Transfer Tavern over the summer.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan was touted as a man to make things happen upon his arrival from Borussia Dortmund, though things haven’t quite worked out yet.
While it’s still early stages, the 27-year-old’s performance against Manchester City was lamented by the Red Devils propping up the bar.
Still, according to the Sun, there’s more to it that meets the eye.
They claim the Armenian captain is already unhappy with Jose Mourinho for playing him out of his favoured No.10 position.
Having been deployed on the wide right of an attacking trident behind Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the playmaker looked out of his depth at Old Trafford on Saturday.
United skipper Wayne Rooney has kept his place in the central playmaking berth, despite hefty criticism in recent months.
After being dragged at half-time during the derby day, Mkhitaryan’s poor performance may well be explained.
Should Mourinho stick with him on the right? Is he wasted there? Let us know below….
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