Another area United seem to be struggling with is on the flanks.
Anthony Martial’s head doesn’t seem to be at the right place at the moment, while Henrikh Mkhitaryan is also struggling to get a first-team place despite looking good in bursts.
Signing the tricky Felipe Anderson from Lazio would give Mourinho a solid option as a player who can cut inside and afford Luke Shaw space on the left wing.
With Zlatan Ibrahimovic not having the same effect he did when he arrived, it would also give Mourinho the opportunity to shift Marcus Rashford into his preferred spot up front when a match calls for more pace.
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