But Mourinho bracketed his £89million record signing with cruciate ligament casualties Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo among the players who are now out of his thoughts.
Jose Mourinho has moved to rule out any suggestion that he could be out of action for up to 12 weeks, but it is unclear whether he will be ready for a return after the upcoming worldwide break, with United set to face arch-rivals Liverpool at Anfield on October 14.
"He's injured, he can not play tomorrow". Long-term injuries I don't speak about them - Ibra, Pogba, Rojo, I don't think about these players'.
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Phil Jones and Antonio Valencia have also come back from injuries, although quicker than expected. "They were out [on Wednesday] and tomorrow some [players] will be out [too]".
"What I am saying is that from all the injuries we have, I hope we can have some players available Saturday".
The coach, whose side face bottom-of-the-table Crystal Palace tomorrow afternoon, has revealed he is more concerned about the team's gruelling schedule than the standard of opposition they face.
And Twitter's reaction to the news shows just how important the midfielder is in United's bid to win the Premier League for the first time since Sir Alex Ferguson retired in 2013.