Michael Owen has stated that Jose Mourinho is a much better manager than Louis van Gaal. The former Liverpool and Manchester United striker said that Mourinho has a winning mentality that will be beneficial for the Red Devils. He stated that this was evidenced in the first press conference made by the Portuguese manager.
Indeed, Jose Mourinho said that his objective is to win the title with Manchester United and that he is not interested in finishing fourth. Michael Owen believes that this is what differentiates Louis van Gaal from Jose Mourinho. He said that when the Dutch manager took over, Manchester United fans were told that they should not expect too much and made them believe that finishing fourth is good enough for them.