Matic and Fellaini have never been this good – Mourinho tells Carrick, Herrera to be patient

Jose Mourinho explained that Manchester United captain Michael Carrick and Ander Herrera are not getting picked simply because he feels Nemanja Matic and Marouane Fellaini are in the "best form" he has ever seen.

United have enjoyed a wonderful start to the Premier League season and sit joint-top with rivals Manchester City on 13 points after five matches, with Mourinho's men looking far more ruthless than they did last term.

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